Traders' Chats Show Plot To Rig Euribor, Prosecutors Tell Jury

Law360, London (April 16, 2018, 6:55 PM BST) -- Former Barclays PLC and Deutsche Bank AG traders accused of conspiracy to defraud left their “moral compass” at the door when they took part in an alleged plot to rig benchmark interest rates, prosecutors for Britain’s Serious Fraud Office said at a London court Monday.

James Waddington QC, a lawyer for the SFO, showed a jury at Southwark Crown Court several chat messages and phone calls between six former bankers who allegedly conspired to rig the Euro Interbank Offered Rate, or Euribor, between 2005 and 2009....
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