Articles by Oliver Tree

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Deadly Ebola Virus Spreads to Ugandan Capital

So far 14 are confirmed dead, the BBC reported, with the country's President Yoweri Museveni telling people to avoid physical contact with health agencies battle to contain the virulent disease.

EU To Criminalize Rate-Fixing...And About Time Too

The EU is looking into the possibility of making Libor and Euribor rate-rigging -- the deliberate manipulation of interest rates that set the benchmark for over $500 trillion in financial contracts - a criminal offense.

Libor Scandal: 'Arrests Imminent' As Watchdogs Go After Traders

According to a number of un-named sources that are familiar with a sweeping investigation into the rigging scandal, federal prosecutors in Washington have recently contacted lawyers representing some of the suspects to notify them that criminal charges and arrests could be imminent.

Barclays Favourite Turns Down Chairmanship

Michael Rake, deputy chairman of Barclays, has ruled himself out of contention to be its new chairman, striking a blow to the UK bank as it hunts for new leadership to steer it through its interest rate-rigging scandal.

UK Murder Rates Drop to 30-Year Low, But Why?

According to the latest figures released Thursday, the murder rate in the UK fell by 14 percent year-on-year to 550 homicides in 2011-12; the lowest it's been since 1983. Violent crime in England and Wales also fell by 7 percent, while robberies declined by 2 percent. Overall crime rates against adults remained at the same as they have been for the last three years.

HSBC Faces $1 Billion 'Money Laundering' Fine

According to an internal memo, HSBC revealed that it will acknowledge and apologize to a U.S. Senate hearing next week for failing to spot money laundering that could have been used to finance terrorism and organized crime.



Top SEO Companies for 2023

One way of increasing your company's visibility, sales, and ultimately profits is through Search Engine Optimization (SEO). This highly competitive component of the digital marketing world has numerous specialists in the industry. Which SEO companies are the top companies for 2023?