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T-Mobile to pay $90m to settle fraud charges

57 minutes ago

T-Mobile has agreed to pay at least $90m to settle US government claims that it bilked customers with bogus charges, according to US regulators.

Cable company to pay R81m for collusion

2014-12-04 09:28

Electric cable manufacturing company ATC has agreed to pay R80.7m in an agreement with the Competition Commission after admitting to collusion.

RBS faces fine for 2012 system crash

2014-11-19 20:00

Royal Bank of Scotland is expected to be fined by Britain's financial regulator after millions of customers were unable to make or receive payments in 2012.

Banks pay up and carry on after currency fines

2014-11-13 10:40

Far from chastening the world's biggest currency trading firms, the multi-billion dollar fines levied by regulators are more likely to draw a line.

Barclays takes $77m hit from fines

2014-09-23 19:59

British bank Barclays has been slammed with a combined $77m in fines from British and US regulators as the lender continues to be dogged by problems from its past.

Gauteng owed R3bn in traffic fines - report

2014-09-11 09:09

Gauteng motorists owe more than R3bn in traffic fines, according to a report, while traffic departments have been stripped of their powers to collect fines.

Grumbling foreign banks bend to US rules

2014-07-14 09:09

Financiers may grumble that Washington is acting like an imperial power in punishing foreign banks, but in the end they are unlikely to kick against dollar muscle.

SA's best drivers: Top province named

2014-07-10 07:33

South Africa's best drivers can be found in the Western Cape but Gauteng is a close second, according to an insurance company's road-safety report.

We have ample funding for US fine - BNP

2014-07-01 09:57

BNP Paribas executives say the bank has ample funding to back the almost $9bn fine and penalties it must pay after pleading guilty to criminal charges.

Road blitz: 10 000 checked - you caught?

2014-06-30 15:11

26 arrests, 257 fines issued, 999 speeding offences... a Western Cape weekend traffic blitz "nabbing drivers threatening safety of others". But 19 people died in the same period.

US parts price probe rattles industry

2014-05-27 13:15

A price-fixing investigation into the US auto parts industry has mushroomed into the country's largest criminal antitrust probe yet - 27 companies agreed to pay R23-billion in fines. And it's not over...

US parts price probe rattles industry

2014-05-26 13:23

A price-fixing investigation into the US auto parts industry has mushroomed into the country's largest criminal antitrust probe yet - 27 companies agreed to pay R23-billion in fines. And it's not over...

Toyota execs to dodge jail?

2014-03-25 14:28

Toyota will pay the equivalent of R13-billion to settle accusations that it sought to cover up an accelerator problem in its vehicles.

Toyota execs to dodge jail?

2014-03-25 10:11

Toyota will pay the equivalent of R13-billion to settle accusations that it sought to cover up an accelerator problem in Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Lawyer's believe it's unlikely anyone will go to jail...

Fines for parents: Readers respond

2014-02-11 09:00

A survey of more than 4000 drivers has shown that parents who ignore road laws during the chaotic pick up/drop off of children at schools should be punished. Wheels24 readers respond.

Deloitte gets record fine

2013-09-09 13:42

Accountancy firm Deloitte has been fined a record £14m for failing to manage conflicts of interest in its advice to collapsed carmaker MG Rover Group.

Murray & Roberts to pay R309m penalty

2013-06-24 18:21

Murray & Roberts says it has reached a R309m settlement agreement with the Competition Commission over historical anti-competitive practices.

CEO: Telkom is not broken

2013-06-16 15:10

CEO Sipho Maseko says Telkom may be severely challenged but it is not broken as it looks at restructuring plans in order to serve customers better.

Discount traffic fines problem

2013-05-23 12:41

Wheels24 reader Heather Essop says not only did she receive a traffic penalty for "ridiculous" reason but has a hard time swallowing the idea of a discount.

UK licence points system a fail?

2013-04-25 10:44

South Africa is still bumbling towards licence demerit points after three years; here's the UK, world leader in the system, stuffing it up.

Traffic fines to your inbox?

2013-03-04 09:36

Traffic penalties could make their way to your computer/smartphone inbox if draft South African legislation becomes reality.

'Samaritan' done for parking

2013-02-04 09:47

Before trying to be a hero, best check where you park. Helping the sick, the halt and the lame could still get you fined.

How far would you go...

2012-07-16 12:43

... to dodge an R800 fine, asks the new Fin24 editor.

 

Racer reader's traffic drama: 'Know your rights'

2014-12-05 10:57

'Sergeant-Major-I-have-a-gun-and-you-don't' screamed at me for breaking a number of laws... writes Wheels24 reader and SA racer, SASS KLOPPERS, who shares his run-in with the law.

RBS gets $88m fine for financial crash

2014-11-20 16:09

The Royal Bank of Scotland has been fined £56m by regulators for a system crash in 2012 that left millions of customers unable to make or receive payments.

Banks chase trading cheats with surveillance

2014-11-19 09:29

Stung by billion-dollar fines for malpractice on their trading floors, the world's big banks are using 'fuzzy logic' tools such as behavioural analytics.

UBS faces fine of up to $6.3bn in tax probe

2014-10-03 12:30

Switzerland's largest bank UBS could face a fine of up to $6.3bn if found guilty in a French investigation into whether it helped wealthy customers avoid tax.

Barclays facing £38m fine over clients' funds

2014-09-23 09:15

Britain's financial watchdog will fine Barclays for failing to ensure that customer money was properly safeguarded and adequate records kept.

Standard Chartered faces US probe

2014-08-06 13:30

Standard Chartered has confirmed that it faces fresh US fines over alleged breaches in its anti-money laundering systems.

Top 10 bank fines

2014-07-01 10:10

A list of the 10 largest fines in US banking history - but new records are looming.

Clients' assets are safe - BNP CEO

2014-07-01 08:43

BNP Paribas boss Jean-Laurent Bonnafe has assured retail clients that the $9bn US settlement over sanctions violations will not have an impact on them.

US to unveil record $9bn fine for BNP

2014-06-30 07:42

The US Justice Department is expected to announce a settlement with BNP Paribas involving a record fine of nearly $9bn over alleged US sanctions violations.

US parts price probe rattles industry

2014-05-27 10:09

A price-fixing investigation into the US auto parts industry has mushroomed into the country's largest criminal antitrust probe yet.

Barclays slapped with another $43.8m fine

2014-05-23 14:54

Barclays has been fined $43.8m over gold price fixing, just a day after the bank was fined for rigging Libor interest rates in 2012.

Toyota execs to dodge jail?

2014-03-25 12:15

Toyota will pay the equivalent of R13-billion to settle accusations that it sought to cover up an accelerator problem in Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Lawyer's believe it's unlikely anyone will go to jail...

Fines for parents: Readers respond

2014-02-11 09:24

A survey of more than 4000 drivers has shown that parents who ignore road laws during the chaotic pick up/drop off of children at schools should be punished. Wheels24 readers respond.

Irresponsible parents ‘drive me mad’

2014-02-11 08:58

Wheels24 reader CARA WOOLLACOTT believes the rules of the road should be enforced not just outside schools during drop-off/pick-up times but in general in SA.

Car bounty-hunters go wild in UK

2013-09-04 09:02

Bounty hunters, like those of the Wild West, are chasing drivers to get a share of the money owed for parking penalties. They're armed not with Colt 45 pistols or Winchester rifles but with licence-plate scanners!

Building firms face R1.46bn bid-rig fine

2013-06-24 12:07

The Competition Commission is to fine 15 construction firms a total of R1.46bn to settle a multi-year investigation into bid-rigging.

Telkom agrees to R200m internet fine

2013-06-14 12:32

Telkom has agreed to pay a fine of R200m to settle complaints that it used its dominant market position to the detriment of other internet providers.

Ja well no fine for Jozi drivers

2013-05-21 15:17

If you're a Jozi driver with a few traffic violations, bin them. The city is erasing any outstanding summons or penalties issued since December 2012.

Traffic 'finemails' a no go?

2013-03-04 13:20

Justice Project SA says since only 11% of South Africans have access to the internet the delivery of traffic notices by e-mail would be impractical - if not impossible.

R17 000 fines for parked Merc

2013-02-25 08:49

A phantom owner has left a Mercedes-Benz in a parking lot and has a mountain of growing fines already over R17 000.

All noise, no action from Aarto

2012-12-31 08:03

About R1.6-billion in outstanding traffic penalties issued in the Tshwane and Johannesburg metros in the past year remains unpaid.

Taxi boss has R1.6m 'fines' tab

2012-12-03 08:01

A Durban taxi owner has taken only two years to accumulate more than 4000 traffic prosecution notices with a possible penalty total of R1.6-million.

Police make errant motorists pay up

2011-04-05 11:04

Durban's metro police collected more than R300 000 in outstanding traffic fines and arrested 75 motorists in roadblocks last weekend.

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