Save the Date: Thursday 25 May 2017 

5 St Andrew's Hill would like to invite you to a seminar looking at the LIBOR scandal and subsequent trials.  What lessons can be learned from the investigation and the acquittals in UBS II and the Barclays cases?

  • Guest presenter Andrew Verity: BBC Economics correspondent examines the scandal and its impact.
  • Guest presenter Steve Sharp: Partner at Bivonas Law and instructed by one the traders at Barclays in the LIBOR trials. He examines how the behaviour of financial institutions was criminalised post-event, however, at the relevant time it attracted no censure and was tacitly endorsed by the banks.
  • David Stern and James Fletcher: Specialist business crime barristers at 5SAH who appeared in the trials give their analysis and how companies can learn from the mistakes made.