Spanish Austerity Measures Lead to State of Emergency
The wildcat air traffic controller strike in the wake of Friday’s approval of strong austerity measures in Spain led to a declaration of a state of emergency.
Refco & Flowers in 'Advanced Negotiations'
NEW YORK (HedgeWorld.com)--Refco Inc. announced Monday (October 17) that it is in advanced negotiations with a group of investors for the sale of Refco's futures brokerage business, conducted through Refco LLC, Refco Overseas Ltd., and Refco Singapore Pre. Ltd., as well as related subsidiaries. The group pursuing a purchase is...