Monthly Archives: March 2016

Article by Abdulali Jiwaji and Adam Rooney published in Compliance Monitor

LIBOR acquittals – prosecuting with anachronous tools? Adam Rooney and Abdulali Jiwaji discuss the failed prosecutions against six brokers and consider another way forward.

Mar 31, 2016

Signature Litigation partners ranked in Chambers Global 2016

Graham Huntley, Natalia Chumak, Adam Rooney and Hermès Marangos have all been recognised by Chambers Global 2016. Graham Huntley – ‘Dispute Resolution: UK’ (Band 1) Graham Huntley of Signature Litigation LLP handles “very heavy-duty cases,” according to market commentators. He heads the commercial litigation team, acting for funds, banks, managers and life assurers in […]

Mar 21, 2016

Abdulali’s Jiwaji’s comments on the SFO Forex fiasco published in The Brief and New Law Journal

“Bringing a prosecution was always going to be challenging, and the recent failed Libor prosecutions underline the difficulty when it comes to persuading a jury.” Abdul also pointed out that the SFO’s decision “isn’t directly relevant to potential civil claims, although active prosecutions would have given encouragement to those looking […]

Mar 17, 2016

Article by Abdulali Jiwaji and Jessica Thomas published in FX-MM Magazine

Market Abuse: Ramping up the regulation Market abuse continues to be a focus area for the regulators and prosecutors, as evidenced by the multitude of fines imposed by the UK Financial Conduct Authority, and the investigations and prosecutions relating to benchmark, write Jessica Thomas and Abdulali Jiwaji from boutique law […]

Mar 15, 2016

Abdulali Jiwaji and Daniel Spendlove featured in Euromoney re FX settlements

Abdulali Jiwaji and Daniel Spendlove comment in Euromoney following FX settlements.

Mar 03, 2016