Friday, August 10, 2012
LIBOR rate-fixing scandal sets off investigations
Cities around the country, from Baltimore to Oakland, are taking legal action against the banks responsible for suppressing the London interbank offered rate, Libor. And some 75% of major cities involved in libor-tied interest-rate swaps stand to reclaim taxpayer losses in addition to libor-backed mortgage holders who lost money on the rate's manipulation.
Posted by The Progressive Rambler at 11:28 AM