MOSCOW Dec 20 Russia's central bank said on
Tuesday that a banker at Deutsche Bank's Russian
branch had manipulated markets by conducting 300 billion roubles
($4.87 billion) of trades with relatives over two and a half
The central bank said the trades, which were made between
January 2013 and July 2015, had generated a profit of 255
million roubles ($4.14 million) for Deutsche Bank employee Yuri
Khilov and three relatives.
The findings are the result of a long-running investigation
into allegations that Deutsche helped clients in Russia disguise
A Deutsche spokesman in Russia declined immediate comment.
($1 = 61.6257 roubles)
(Reporting by Elena Orekhova; Additional reporting by Olga
Popova; Writing by Alexander Winning and Katya Golubkova;
Editing by Andrew Osborn)