Glencore shares slump on UK bribery investigation

The UK's Serious Fraud Office confirmed Thursday it had launched an investigation into alleged bribery at Glencore. Fears of a potential multi-billion dollar fine have further rattled investors already uneasy about an ongoing investigation by the US Department of Justice.

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Glencore is under investigation

The SFO did not reveal any details of the investigation, but it is likely to focus on Glencore's operations in the DRC.