Fraudster who gambled away his friend's £94,000
A MAN who thought he was a hot-shot foreign exchange trader after playing a computer game lost his friend £94,500 when he tried to play the markets for real, the Royal Court heard yesterday.
Timothy Huchet was jailed for 2½ years for fraud after losing his friend's savings over a number of years.
The court heard how Huchet gained confidence in his abilities to play the foreign exchange market after using a computer game that simulated trading.
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