The DOJ and CFTC have asked major banks to sign "tolling" agreements that will allow the...

|By:, SA News Editor

The DOJ and CFTC have asked major banks to sign "tolling" agreements that will allow the agencies to file charges over alleged interest-rate manipulation beyond the statute of limitations, the WSJ reports. The banks are expected to acquiesce rather than prompt regulators to indict them in order to beat the clock. The banks include C,DB, JPM, RBS, and UBS.