London court rules hedge fund trader should be extradited to Denmark over £1.5bn fraud case

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London court rules hedge fund trader should be extradited to Denmark over £1.5bn fraud case

A British hedge fund trader can be extradited to Denmark to face charges that he helped defraud the country's tax authorities out of 9 billion kroner ($1. 2bn), a London judge has ruled.  The Westminster magistrates court judge said trader Anthony Mark Patterson should be extradited to Denmark to face two charges concerning his alleged role in the £1.5bn tax fraud scheme, according to widespread media reports.  Patterson is accused of acting as an assistant to hedge fund manager Sanjay ...

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