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Barclays trader acquitted over £6 billion front-running scheme

By Michael Griffiths

04 March 2019

Barclays trader acquitted over £6 billion front-running scheme Credit: istockphoto.com/JasonDoiy

A federal judge in San Francisco has thrown out charges against the former US head of forex trading at Barclays over an alleged multibillion-dollar scheme to defraud HP.