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Hervé Falciani, a former employee at the Swiss branch of HSBC who dispersed once-secret data about the bank’s clients, has been given a five-year prison sentence by a Swiss court.
A federal bankruptcy judge formally ruled that TelexFree ran a vast pyramid scheme that ensnared investors around the world, a finding that has been widely anticipated since the company collapsed into chapter 11 protection last year.
China shares fell 5.5% Friday, the biggest daily slide since August, as authorities intensified their crackdown on the securities industry.
International Business Machines Corp. said a proprietary program known as System ML would be freely available to share and modify through the Apache Software Foundation.
The company approved a $1.9 billion bauxite project in northeastern Australia, bucking a trend among resources majors that have largely iced new mines.
Tensions following Turkey’s shooting down of a Russian jet are disrupting the Black Sea wheat trade, which could push prices higher as some customers look for alternative supplies.
Ford Motor Co. is ditching its “Friends & Neighbors” sales campaign after the insider-pricing promotion failed to live up to expectations.
Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual said the company was operating normally and remained sound, after its shares dropped 25% this week following the arrest of its CEO in a corruption probe.