According to the Financial Times, Climate Markets, a marketing firm working with LCH.Clearnet, mistakenly posted confidential carbon emissions trade data online.
LCH.Clearnet has acknowledged the transgression, posting the following statement on its website in response:
"Confidential information was erroneously published by a third party. LCH.Clearnet is taking this very seriously and looking into the situation. Appropriate action will be taken. The information published could not result in financial loss for our clients and all those affected have been informed. "