To his colleagues, Tom Hayes was Tommy Chocolate – so called because he preferred cocoa to alcohol when out drinking with City friends. In court, Hayes, 35, who has a wife and child, complained he was being portrayed as “the Jesse James of Libor, the Bobby Dazzler of Libor”. At the end of his trial, the former trader was confirmed not only to have been a “ga […]
A campaigning British blogger who is a sister-in-law of former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is the subject of an arrest warrant in Malaysia after she published stories on the financial affairs of the country’s leader Najib Razak.
A British pensioner whose passion for sailing had seen him sail some 50,000 miles in 16 transatlantic crossings died just short of completing what would have been his 17th voyage across the Atlantic, it has emerged.