Professor Ioannis Kokkoris was invited for a TV interview by Channer; NewsAsia to comment on financial rate-rigging and how to ‘fix’ it.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced reviews to the rate-fixing process in Singapore.
Over in Europe, the British Banker’s Association has also lowered transparency levels during the rate-rigging process among banks.
Right now the EU is also urging the UK to probe currency rigging. Professor Kokkoris was asked about the global financial landscape, and whether regulators target the right areas
Interview available here
Tawhida Ahmed (Reading) and Corinne Lennox (School of Advanced Study, London) organised a workshop to explore the doctoral research being undertaken on minority rights by PhD students across UK universities. There was an excellent set of papers, covering the topic from theoretical, legal, political and anthropological perspectives. For further details>>