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China schaltet in Huawei-Affäre auf Angriff

07 Dec 2018

Tokio/Washington Nach der Festnahme einer Top-Managerin des chinesischen Technologiekonzerns Huawei in Kanada verhärten sich die Fronten zwischen dem Westen und der Volksrepublik.

Exclusive: U.S. probe of China's Huawei includes bank fraud accusations: sources

07 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer was arrested as part of a U.S. investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran, according to people familiar with the probe.

Festnahme von Huawei-Finanzchefin schürt Handelssorgen

06 Dec 2018

Vancouver/Washington Die Festnahme der Finanzchefin des weltgrößten Netzwerkausrüsters Huawei aus China lässt die Sorgen vor einer Verschärfung des Handelsstreits mit den USA erneut hochkochen.

UPDATE 5-China telecoms giant Huawei CFO arrested in Canada

06 Dec 2018

VANCOUVER/WASHINGTON, Dec 5 Canada has arrested Chinese telecoms giant Huawei's global chief financial officer in Vancouver, where she is facing extradition to the United States, Canada's Department of Justice said on Wednesday.

Manafort accused of lying to U.S. special counsel, blowing up plea deal

27 Nov 2018

NEW YORK Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort breached his plea deal by lying to federal investigators, U.S. prosecutors said in a court filing, signalling a potential setback to the special counsel's probe into Russia's meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. | Video

Trump submits written answers to questions from special counsel

21 Nov 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump has submitted written answers to questions from Special Counsel Robert Mueller in his probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign, Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said on Tuesday.

Societe Generale to pay $1.4 billion to settle cases in the U.S.

19 Nov 2018

PARIS/WASHINGTON French banking giant Societe Generale on Monday agreed to pay U.S. federal and state authorities $1.4 billion to resolve pending legal disputes.

Trump could answer written Russia probe questions this week - source

13 Nov 2018

President Donald Trump is expected to provide written answers to questions from the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election as soon as this week, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

U.S. sues UBS, alleges crisis-era mortgage securities fraud

09 Nov 2018

NEW YORK The U.S. government on Thursday filed a civil fraud lawsuit accusing UBS Group AG , Switzerland's largest bank, of defrauding investors in its sale of residential mortgage-backed securities leading up to the 2008-09 global financial crisis.

UPDATE 1-UBS faces new legal battle in U.S. over mortgage securities

08 Nov 2018

* UBS modest player in mortgage-backed market-analyst (Adds market reaction, background)

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