Trader charged over 'fraud plot'

AOL Money Staff
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A City trader has been charged with offences of conspiracy to defraud in connection with the investigation by the Serious Fraud Office into the manipulation of the Libor interbank lending rate.

Former UBS and Citigroup trader Tom Hayes, who is 33 and from Surrey, was one of the three individuals arrested on December 11 by officers from the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) and City of London Police.