Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

JPMorgan Opposes Lehman’s Bid to Question Iksil on Derivatives

Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) -- JPMorgan Chase & Co. opposed Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.’s bid to force former JPMorgan trader Bruno Iksil, the so-called London Whale, to answer questions in an $8.6 billion lawsuit.

Lehman’s own employees have acknowledged that Iksil wasn’t responsible for the derivatives trades cited by Lehman, JPMorgan said in a federal court filing in Manhattan. JPMorgan termed Lehman’s move an attempt to “harass” a key lender.

Link to Company News:{JPM US <Equity> CN <GO>} Link to Company News:{LEHMQ US <Equity> CN <GO>}

To contact the reporter on this story: Linda Sandler in New York at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Andrew Dunn at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.