MOSCOW Dec 20 A Deutsche Bank
spokesman in Russia said on Tuesday the bank had conducted an
internal investigation into the activities of the former
employee cited in an investigation by the Russian central bank
into market manipulation.
Deutsche said it would closely cooperate with authorities on
such matters in future and that it was committed to combat any
The Bank of Russia said earlier 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 years.
(Reporting by Olga Popova; Writing by Andrey Ostroukh; Editing
by Alexander Winning)