Jump to navigation

Vol 50 No 2

Published 23rd January 2009


Sudan

Khartoum's bankers

Lloyds TSB, recently bailed out by the British government, has had to pay fines of US$350 million for breaking United States' sanctions on Sudan, Libya and Iran, following an investigation by the New York County District Attorney and the US Department of Justice and a complex plea bargain deal on 9 January. Lloyds TSB has been doing clandestine business with Sudan for the past decade, according to the regulators.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 391 words.

End of preview

Subscribers: Log in now to read the complete article.

Account Holders: Log in now and use your Account Credit to buy this article. No Credit? Top up your Account now.


If you have a print subscription already, click here for a password that gives you full access to the website.

If you are logged in, but still cannot access the full text of this article, email customer services or telephone us on +44(0)1638 743633.