Latest update: 25/02/2013
Insider trading: Cracking down on white-collar crime
Conspiracies, whistle blowers and wire taps - these could be the ingredients of a best-selling novel. But they're also part of a very real crackdown on insider trading in the United States. Since the financial crisis, American authorities are taking an aggressive approach to cracking down on white-collar crime. It has led to several high-profile guilty verdicts and sentences. France 24 finds out more.