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German watchdog files new Wirecard insider trading complaint

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The German financial watchdog BaFin said on Tuesday that it had filed a complaint with Munich prosecutors over an additional episode of alleged insider trading in Wirecard.

FRANKFURT/MUNICH, July 14 (Reuters) - The German financial watchdog BaFin said on Tuesday that it had filed a complaint with Munich prosecutors over an additional episode of alleged insider trading in Wirecard WDIG.DE.

BaFin said the trade in question took place on June 24 by MB Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH.

(Reporting by Hans Seidenstuecker and Alexander Huebner; writing by Tom Sims. Editing by Jane Merriman)

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