1. ASIL NADIR FOUND GUILTY OF THEFT
Tycoon Asil Nadir has been found guilty of theft at the Old Bailey, 22 years after his company Polly Peck collapsed amid claims he stolen millions from it to pay off his debts. Nadir, now 71, left the UK before his trial in 1993 but returned in 2010. He faces a total of 13 counts, and has so far been convicted of three and cleared of one.