Barclays has fired five employees following its internal investigation of the rigging of Libor interest rates and disciplined another eight people, the head of its investment bank said on Wednesday. Rich Ricci, chief executive of Barclays’ corporate and investment banking, said “a lot” of the individuals identified in its internal probe had left the bank so it could not take action against them. [Reuters]

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  1. Posted by guest | November 29, 2012 at 12:07 PM

    jazz hands!

  2. Posted by Guest | November 29, 2012 at 12:33 PM

    We apologize again for the discrepancies in LIBOR. Those responsible for sacking the people who have just been sacked have been sacked.

  3. Posted by Chip Chipperson | November 29, 2012 at 1:00 PM

    What…its like he got no Penis or Sumptin…….

  4. Posted by qwestion | November 29, 2012 at 1:18 PM

    Abracadabra! Watch me turn a iconic bank into a pile of crap!

  5. Posted by VonSloneker | November 29, 2012 at 1:43 PM

    Daddy has left the building and is therefore untouchable…so, HMD

    - Nell D.

  6. Posted by Chip Bombed | November 29, 2012 at 3:43 PM

    Tss tss

  7. Posted by F9_Calculate | November 29, 2012 at 7:09 PM

    Things must be rough over there…that's one tiny office