As part of a settlement in the Libor-rigging case, the U.S. wants a RBS unit to plead guilty to...

|By:, SA News Editor

As part of a settlement in the Libor-rigging case, the U.S. wants a RBS unit to plead guilty to criminal charges in addition to a hefty fine, according to sources. RBS execs are worried a guilty plea could cost it business, but U.S. regulators note a UBS unit pled guilty to similar charges in December with nary a market reaction.