We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Ex-UBS Trader Granted Bail As He Fights Deportation

Law360, London (October 10, 2018, 3:58 PM BST) -- Former UBS AG trader Kweku Adoboli, who was convicted of fraud in 2012 after causing the biggest trading loss in British banking history, has been released on £112,000 ($147,765) bail while he fights deportation to his native Ghana, his lawyer said Wednesday.

He was released from London's Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre on Tuesday following a hearing at Hatton Cross Immigration and Asylum Chamber, according to his lawyer, Jacqueline McKenzie. 

Adoboli's attorneys have been trying to keep him in the country despite his fraud conviction, in light of his contributions to society since his 2015 release. Adoboli, a Ghanaian national who has...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Related

Sections

Companies

Government Agencies