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Deutsche Bank to Pay $38 Million in U.S. Silver Price-Fixing Case

Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay $38 million to settle U.S. litigation over allegations it illegally conspired with other banks to fix silver prices at the expense of investors, according to court papers filed on Monday. 314 more words


Americans pay 50% more for chicken and, yes, that is because of a conspiracy

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❝ What do you call it when would-be competitors embark on a unified strategy to limit supply, drive up prices, and bilk customers of their hard-earned cash?

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In Major Victory For Gold And Silver Traders, Manipulation Lawsuit Against Gold-Fixing Banks Ordered To Proceed

In a long-awaited decision, a US Federal Judge today ruled that investors may pursue antitrust and manipulation claims against ScotiaBank and HSBC Holdings, clearing the way for silver manipulation price-fixing litigation and potentially opening up the spigot for countless similar such lawsuits. 1,124 more words

Economic Report

Competition Commission raids shipping companies suspected of collusion

News 24 reports that the Competition Commission on Wednesday conducted a search and seizure operation at the premises of six cargo shipping companies operating in the Western Cape and KwaZulu Natal (KZN) on suspicion of collusion and rate fixing, the body said in a statement. 307 more words

South Africa

U.S. Dairies slaughter 500,000 cows to drive up milk product prices - fined just over $100 apiece!

500,000 young cows killed to raise milk product prices

❝ Some of the nation’s largest dairy producers will pay $52 million to settle an antitrust class action with consumers in 15 states and the District of Columbia…

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