ABC, NBC Evening News Shows Ignore Massive Banking Scandal For More Than A Month

American television news outlets continue to devote sparse time to one of largest banking scandals in history. The controversy over whether major banks have been manipulating the LIBOR, a crucial interest rate that banks use to borrow money from one another, has been gathering steam for more than a month since U.S. and U.K. regulators fined British bank Barclays $450 million for its role in trying to rig the rate.

ABC, NBC Evening News Shows Ignore Massive Banking Scandal For More Than A Month

American television news outlets continue to devote sparse time to one of largest banking scandals in history. The controversy over whether major banks have been manipulating the LIBOR, a crucial interest rate that banks use to borrow money from one another, has been gathering steam for more than a month since U.S. and U.K. regulators fined British bank Barclays $450 million for its role in trying to rig the rate.

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On the Guardian’s Datablog: 
The Libor rate submissions by each bank, 2005 to 2008 | Interactive guide
Following the Barclays Libor scandal, we have the data for each bank’s submissions to the rate for each day as the markets spun into crisis


Check out Barclays lobbying profile on Sunlight’s Influence Explorer.

steadyblogging:

On the Guardian’s Datablog

The Libor rate submissions by each bank, 2005 to 2008 | Interactive guide

Following the Barclays Libor scandal, we have the data for each bank’s submissions to the rate for each day as the markets spun into crisis

Check out Barclays lobbying profile on Sunlight’s Influence Explorer.

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