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Here’s How Much Each HSBC Trader Made In Their FX Front-Running Scheme

Last week we wrote about how some former HSBC FX traders, led by Mark Johnson, orchestrated a carefully crafted plan to front-run a massive buy order for British Pounds using the code phrase “my watch is off.”  Now, courtesy of court filings in a British case to extradite one of the participants, Stuart Scott, we […]

FBI General Counsel Reportedly Under Investigation For Leaks To Mainstream Media

Authored by Sara Carter via, FBI General Counsel James A. Baker is purportedly under a Department of Justice criminal investigation for allegedly leaking classified national security information to the media, according to multiple government officials close to the probe who spoke with Circa on the condition of anonymity. This comes as Department of Justice […]

Alan Dershowitz Slams New York Times For Trump Jr. “Treason” Claims

Over the past couple of days, the emergence of details regarding Trump Jr.’s meeting with the Russian-born lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has prompted a return of the Trump-Russia mass hysteria on the part of the mainstream media and the left. Hillary Clinton’s former running mate, Tim Kaine, even went so far as to refer to Don […]

Trump Wants “Fast Decision” On Comey Replacement – Here Are The 11 Candidates

Donald Trump said he expects to make a "fast decision" on a replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey, perhaps before he departs the U.S. on May 19 for his first foreign trip as president. Trump said the candidates under consideration to lead the FBI – White House officials have identified 11 of them so […]

Mary Jo White Seriously Misled The US Senate To Become SEC Chair

Submitted by Pam Martens and Russ Martens via, Less than two weeks after Mary Jo White was nominated to become Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission by President Barack Obama on January 24, 2013, White filed an ethics disclosure letter advising that she would “retire” from her position representing Wall Street banks at […]