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- A rogue employee of a Mitsubishi Corporation unit used unauthorized trades to bet on oil markets.
- Petro-Diamond Singapore, a Mitsubishi Corporation, "expects to lose around $ 320 million from trading in petroleum derivatives."
- The company discovered the stores in August and this week dismissed the employee and alerted him to police in a complaint.
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A fraudulent employee of a Mitsubishi Corporation unit used unauthorized businesses to gamble on oil markets and veiled them to look like "hedges" with customers.
Petro-Diamond Singapore, a Mitsubishi Corporation company, had expanded positions since January, Mitsubish said Friday, confirming that it expects to lose around $ 320 million from trading in oil derivatives.
The price of crude oil, which has been falling since July, has led to "huge losses." The company discovered the business in August and dismissed the employee and filed a police complaint this week.
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