Photo Gallery: The Vast Extent of the Libor Scandal 08/01/2012
  Revelations that the benchmark interest rate Libor was manipulated for years...
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Revelations that the benchmark interest rate Libor was manipulated for years has rocked the financial world. Several large banks may be forced to pay hundreds of millions in penalties and damages. Barclays, based in London, was the first financial institution to be targeted by investigators.