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SocGen said planning job cuts

Axe In Wood

French bank Societe Generale plans to cut 375 jobs across Europe in its securities-services business, a staff union said in a newsletter posted online after meeting with management.


Billion Dollar Bank Claim Case Starts

Yasuo Hamanaka, also known as 'Mr Copper', is currently in prison in Japan after being found guilty of orchestrating a massive fraud over a ten-year period which eventually cost his employer, Sumitomo Corporation, $2.6bn. Hamanaka's rogue dealing prowess made even Nick Leeson look like an also-ran.