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Prominence of antitrust cases grows in the U.S. and globally

Recently, we've seen a trend of increased antitrust litigation in efforts by institutional investors to recover damages from losses on non-securities instruments. In the U.S., ...
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Forex Antitrust Litigation: How do I know whether I’m eligible for recovery?

You likely already have a sense for whether you traded in FX Instruments during the Relevant Period; however, if you’re unsure, here’s some guidance to ...
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CASE SPOTLIGHT: VOLKSWAGEN SHAREHOLDER CLASS ACTION

CASE BACKGROUND Based in Germany, Volkswagen (“VW”) is the largest car maker in the world. In recent years, VW’s strategy focused on marketing cars with ...
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Lessons learned from the Credit Default Swap (CDS) Antitrust Case

In the Credit Default Swaps Antitrust Litigation, plaintiffs sued on behalf of purchasers or sellers of credit default swaps (CDS) alleging the defendants engaged in ...
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Partial settlement of $2B in Forex case involves complicated antitrust issues and FX trading

CASE BACKGROUND This antitrust class action concerns alleged manipulation of the FX market, the world’s largest and most actively traded financial market. The suit centers ...
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Record number of global opt-in actions filed in 2016; nearly a 56% increase year-over-year

Global opt-in litigation and settlements have not only increased in terms of cases and active jurisdictions, but also in complexity and the degree of information ...
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Fortis Collective Settlement provides €1.204b (roughly $1.3b) to harmed investors

CASE BACKGROUND In March 2016, Fortis and several shareholder organizations reached a collective settlement providing €1.204 billion (roughly $1.3 billion) to harmed investors. The Fortis ...
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Financial Recovery Technologies Appoints Nasdaq, Thomson Reuters Veteran Cotter as Chief Revenue Officer

MEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 11, 2017 — Financial Recovery Technologies ("FRT"), a leading securities class action recovery services provider, has appointed Michael Cotter as its first ...
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FRT recognized in The Silicon Review’s “50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies”

Financial Recovery Technologies has been named to the Silicon Review's "50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies". FRT is proud to receive this recognition for our contributions ...
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Petrobras settles opt-out lawsuits with several funds

Petrobras recently settled cases with several firms among the dozens of plaintiffs that have opted out of the class action against the Brazilian oil giant, ...
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Financial Recovery Technologies Wins Multiple Industry Awards for Technology Innovation

MEDFORD, MA, November 30, 2016 — Financial Recovery Technologies ("FRT") has won Best in Investment Claim Filing & Monitoring Systems at the Corporate Vision 2016 ...
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Case specialists identify hidden securities in Amgen case

Securities class actions often involve complex instruments that are not always easily identifiable. As part of FRT’s litigation and settlement research, our case-specialists review the ...
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Securities litigation is reshaping the fiduciary landscape for Australian super funds

As Australian funds increasingly invest globally, they should consider implementing fiduciary policies for involvement in securities matters tailored to the particular risks associated with each ...
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Clients see a 15% increase in recoveries by filing claims missed by their previous provider

Recent audits have shown an increase of 15% or more in class action recoveries for FRT's clients that formerly relied on another third-party, taking into ...
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FRT wins Best-in-Class Securities Class Action Monitoring Service

Financial Recovery Technologies has won AI's 2016 Legal Awards for Best-in-Class Securities Class Action Monitoring. We're proud to be recognized for our skill and dedication ...
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Custom search filters help increase efficiency and save time

Financial Recovery Technologies has been investing in our Client Portal to provide all of our clients with increased transparency and improved efficiency. Watch the video ...
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Financial Recovery Technologies Wins Best in Securities Class Action Monitoring by Corporate America Legal Elite 2016

MEDFORD, MA, October 26, 2016 — Financial Recovery Technologies is the Best in Securities Class Action Monitoring in the Corporate America 2016 Legal Elite Awards ...
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Value of shares increased by 9% in DFC Global appraisal

The Delaware Chancery Court revisited its decision in DFC Global’s appraisal case, increasing the payout from a 7% premium to nearly 9%. In June 2014, ...
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Portal Dashboard provides transparency and increased efficiency

Financial Recovery Technologies (FRT) can help your firm gain transparency and increased efficiency into what can be a rather opaque process - addressing securities class ...
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FRT welcomes new Director of Client Services

FRT is pleased to announce Mark Rose as Director of Client Services. Mark’s appointment positions the company to ensure that clients continue to receive knowledgeable, ...
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