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Knight Capital's Board Said Split on Buyout

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Knight Capital Group's board was split between two competing offers for the firm after a meeting on Monday where suitors Getco Holding Company and Virtu Financial presented their sweetened bids to Knight's directors, sources involved in the talks said.

Knight Capital Up for Sale, May Merge With Rival

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Four months after a massive trading-technology glitch that cost it nearly half a billion dollars, Knight Capital Group is on the block, say people involved with the discussions, and could be merged in to one of its chief competitors.