Tag Archives: Kewku Adoboli

Do Individual Traders Have Too Much Power?

This time, it isn’t Ewan McGregor… Last week, UBS (Switzerland’s largets bank) announced that an individual, “rogue trader” caused an estimates loss of $2 billion for the bank due to an unauthorized trade. The accused trader, Kewku Adoboli, was arrested on charges of alleged fraud (although UBS did not initially confirm the suspect). UBS expects […]