WASHINGTON — The House Financial Services Committee has opened a bipartisan examination of allegations that the London interbank offered rate was manipulated.

Chairman Spencer Bachus, R-Ala., and Rep. Barney Frank, the committee’s top Democrat, informed other members Monday that the panel will hold non-public briefings on the Libor scandal with outside experts, regulators and other relevant parties.

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