Two arrested amid investigation into Kaupthing collapse say raids were a publicity stunt
REYKJAVIK – The former chief executive of collapsed Icelandic bank Kaupthing has been named by prosecutors as a fraud suspect in an Icelandic market abuse case. Sigurdur Einarsson headed the bank until...
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The former chief executive of collapsed Icelandic bank Kaupthing has been named by prosecutors as a fraud suspect in an Icelandic market abuse case. Sigurdur Einarsson, residing in London, headed the bank until its failure and nationalisation on October...
Credit event fixings for Iceland's three biggest banks took place in November after the government seized control of the entities, triggering technical defaults. Recovery rates were established at single-digit levels, suggesting massive losses for investors...
Isda is providing protocols to amend CDS paperwork before the settlement auctions for Iceland’s defaulted banks
The nationalisation of Iceland’s largest bank Kaupthing on Thursday constitutes a technical credit event, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association has confirmed.
Fears over the strength of the Icelandic banking system have caused the krona to plunge, prompting the country's central bank to hike interest rates to record levels. The initiative seems to have worked, with the currency rebounding and credit spreads...
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