Dow Today – NatWest Pleads Guilty to Manipulating Treasury Markets, DJ Says
Dec. 21, 2021, 5:03 PM
NatWest Markets Plc’s general counsel entered the plea before a federal judge at a Connecticut hearing Tuesday, according to Dow Jones. The bank has agreed to pay around $35 million in fines as part of a punishment that included a three-year probation and monitoring of its compliance practices.
Spokespeople for NatWest and the Department of Justice didn’t immediately respond to requests for comment.
The plea comes after U.S. …