Former Societe Generale trader Stephane
Esper has become the 11th trader to be charged by the UK’s Serious
Fraud Office over alleged manipulation of the Euribor benchmark.
In November the SFO revealed it had charged
10 other traders, from Barclays and Deutsche Bank, with the same offence, Esper
will now join those 10 in a court appearance in London on January 11.
The Deutsche Bank employees
charged are Christian Bittar, Achim Kraemer, Andreas Hauschild, Joerg Vogt,
Ardalan Gharagozlou and Kai-Uwe Kappauf.
The Barclays Bank
employees charged are Colin Bermingham, Carlo Palombo, Philippe Moryoussef and
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