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Citigroup Top Lobbyist Turns Christmas-Tree Seller for Holidays

Christmas Tree And Bauble

Citigroup Executive Vice President Candi Wolff can talk about Christmas trees for hours. She can tell you how an electric tree baler works, the difference between a Colorado Blue Spruce and a Douglas Fir, and that tree sales are a year-end economic indicator, although she can’t quite tell you why.

Ex-SAC Manager’s Indictment Boosts Pressure to Cooperate

Pointing The Finger

The insider-trading indictment of ex-SAC Capital Advisors LP portfolio manager Mathew Martoma sets in motion a criminal trial process that puts new pressure on him to cooperate with the government’s investigation of the hedge- fund firm founded by billionaire Steven Cohen.



Barclays Sign

Barclays selects JPMorgan as new broker

Barclays has picked JPMorgan to replace Credit Suisse as a corporate broker amid a review of the bank’s performance by new Chairman John McFarlane. Deutsche Bank retained its advisory role.