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Billionaire Russian lawmaker under investigation in France

A billionaire Russian lawmaker is under formal investigation in France on suspicion of tax evasion. Suleiman Kerimov, one of Russia’s richest men, was arrested late on Monday night in Nice. Russia summoned a French diplomat in Moscow to protest about his detention but he has since been released under strict conditions. “We will apply all efforts, maximum of efforts, to ... Read More »

RBS denies latest SME claims, lawmaker demands review publication

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) said on Monday there was no evidence it had deliberately caused SMEs to fail, while a senior British lawmaker called for the country’s regulator to fix a publication date for a long-delayed review into the allegations. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced the review in January 2014 into how the bank’s Global Restructuring Group (GRG) ... Read More »