Lehman Seeks To Reel 'London Whale' Into JPMorgan Fight

Law360, New York (February 14, 2013, 10:32 PM EST) -- Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. on Wednesday asked a New York bankruptcy court to let it question JPMorgan Chase & Co. trader Bruno Iksil, who acquired the moniker “the London Whale” for his outsized bets and large sale of credit default swaps that helped undo the now-bankrupt Lehman. 

Lehman told the court that it wanted to question Iksil on issues including a $273 million derivatives margin dispute between the companies that stemmed from Iksil's allegedly mismarked trades in JPMorgan’s chief investment office. The move is part of...
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