UBS Banker Pleads Not Guilty To Insider Trading Plot

Law360, New York (July 26, 2010, 7:47 PM EDT) -- A UBS Securities LLC investment banker pled not guilty Monday in a suit alleging he handed out tips on upcoming mergers as part of an insider trading ring that netted him about $1 million in illicit profits.

Igor Poteroba, a 36-year-old investment banker in the health care unit of UBS Securities, pled not guilty to one charge of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and three charges of insider trading at a hearing in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, at which...
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