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Ex-HSBC executive claims DOJ overstepped in FX rigging case

By Clara Hudson

19 October 2017

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A former HSBC executive accused of rigging foreign exchange markets has argued that the DOJ is too aggressive in claiming jurisdiction over conduct that occurred in the UK.