Sepp Hasslberger: Jailing Bankers

Commerce, Corruption, Ethics, Government
Sepp Hasslberger
Sepp Hasslberger

Bankers can (and should) be jailed for fraud… Iceland shows the way.

Iceland Jails Four Top Bankers for Fraud in Landmark Case

Iceland has jailed four bankers for market manipulation in a landmark case which sets a precedent for the rest of the world. The verdict relates to corruption at the Kaupthing bank, which collapsed after the financial crisis in 2008 due to fraud at the highest levels.

Proving to the world that even bankers aren’t above the law