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The US Government have announced a $1b lawsuit against Bank of America for toxic loans.

There have been 8 others this year.

 

Published fines from the FSA show the growing figures following market abuse in the UK.

 

Here is their list from last 10 years.

 

Total amount of fines in 2002 - £7,444,000.

 

Total amount of fines in 2003 - £10,975,000.

 

Total amount of fines in 2004 - £24,769,000.

 

Total amount of fines in 2005 - £16,965,860.

 

Total amount of fines in 2006 - £13,309,143.

 

Total amount of fines in 2007 - £5,341,500.

 

Total amount of fines in 2008 - £22,706,526.

 

Total amount of fines in 2009 - £35,005,522.

 

Total amount of fines in 2010 - £89,121,281.50

 

Total amount of fines in 2011 - £66,144,839.

 

 

In 2011 fines were levied against a number of UK Banks and Investment companies,here is a list of some of the biggest fines;

 

 

11/01/11

£2,800,000

Royal Bank of Scotland and National Westminister Bank

For multiple failings in the way they handled customers' complaints

 

18/01/11

£7,700,000 Barclays Bank plc For failures in relation to the sale of two funds

 

26/01/11

£1,127,559 Barclays Capital Securities For failing to protect and segregate on an intra-day basis client money held in sterling market deposits.

 

18/04/11

£1,400,000 Norwich and Peterborough Building Society For failing to give its customers suitable advice in relation to the sale of Keydata products.

 

25/05/11

£3,500,000 Bank of Scotland For the mishandling of complaints about retail investment products

 

21/07/11

£6,895,000 Willis Limited For failings in its anti-bribery and corruption systems and controls. These failings created an unacceptable risk that payments made by Willis Limited to overseas third parties could be used for corrupt purposes.

 

25/07/11

£630,000 Swift 1st Limited For unfairly treating some customers facing mortgage arrears.

 

14/09/11

£494,900 Towry Investment Management Limited For compliance failings in respect of management and protection of client money and Towry’s communications with the FSA.

 

20/09/11

£2,000,000 Michiel Wieger Visser For market abuse

 

17/10/11

£4,000,000 Rameshkumar Satyanarayan Goenka Financial penalty of US$ 6,517,600 (approx £4 million) plus restitution of US$ 3,103,640 (approx £1.9 million) for engaging in market abuse.

 

25/10/11

£5,950,000 Credit Suisse (UK) Limited For systems and controls failings in relation to sales by its private bank of structured capital at risk products (SCARPs).

 

07/11/11

£6,300,000 Coutts & Company For failure to comply with Principle 9 in connection with its sale of the AIG Life Premier Access Bond and Premier Bond, Enhanced Variable Rate Fund.

 

02/12/11

£10,500,000 HSBC Bank Plc For failings in suitability of investment advice provided by NHFA Limited

 

05/12/11

£3,500,000 Integrated Financial Arrangements Plc For compliance failings in relation to the FSA’s Client Money rules.

 

19/12/11

£2,800,000 Combined Insurance Company of America For breaches of Principle 3 and 6 that put customers at risk of receiving unsuitable advice.


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Uk Banks and Investment companies have also been subject to big fines in the US

 

In August 2012 UK based Standard Charter was fined £220m for hiding billions of transactions to Iran.

 

In July 2012 HSBC announced it had set aside £445m for potential fines in the US for money laundering and a further £1b for mis selling in the UK

 

 

Seven banks, including HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland, are to be questioned in the US for alleged manipulation of the Libor inter-bank lending rate.

Barclays, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan and UBS have also received subpoenas from the attorneys general of New York and Connecticut.


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