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UBS ordered to cap unit bonuses

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UBS has been ordered to cap bonuses for foreign-exchange and precious-metals bankers as Switzerland’s regulator probes 11 of the bank’s current and former employees as part of its inquiry into currency rigging.

UBS has instituted significant cultural and compliance changes

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UBS has reached resolutions with the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in connection with their industry-wide investigations into irregularities in foreign exchange (FX) markets.

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UBS has instituted significant cultural and compliance changes

UBS has reached resolutions with the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in connection with their industry-wide investigations into irregularities in foreign exchange (FX) markets.

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UBS steps up vetting of employees

UBS has said it had expanded the number of employees that are subject to internal background checks to around 15 percent of its workforce in a move than came in the wake of numerous scandals.

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Hot on the heels of the announcement that JPMorgan has spurned Canary Wharf and has chosen the 'Square Mile' for its new European HQ (St Alphage House in London Wall), most of the interest centres around the fact that, of the 1 million square feet that makes up the new building, there will be four giant trading floors of some 72,000 square feet each.

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UBS and C Suisse may face tighter rules

Switzerland should adopt stricter capital requirements for UBS and Credit Suisse following the introduction of tighter rules in the U.S. and the U.K., a government-appointed panel recommended, concluding a yearlong review of measures to avoid bailouts.

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UBS ordered to cap unit bonuses

UBS has been ordered to cap bonuses for foreign-exchange and precious-metals bankers as Switzerland’s regulator probes 11 of the bank’s current and former employees as part of its inquiry into currency rigging.