More Than 1,000 Mf Global Workers Let Go

More than 1,000 MF Global workers let go

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The brokerage arm of collapsed futures firm MF Global Holdings Ltd has terminated its 1,066-member workforce, according to the trustee in charge of liquidating its assets.

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    Please recall that world banks are operating at leverage ratios which make MF Global look PRUDENT.
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    ... no secular growth in the industry,” said Niranjan Risbood, director -- fund research, Morningstar India, a global investment research firm.
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    Some prominent hedge funds hurt by tech are back with gains - Reuters
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  • Hesperian Capital Management Ltd. Declares Eligible Dividend to ... - Reuters
    Income Growth Class $0.040 per share* for Norrep Global Income Growth ... * Based on the MF or Class A Series, as applicable;
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  • Corzine, Other Former MF Global Officials Seek Insurance Money
    (c) 2014 Dow Jones & Company, Inc. Jon Corzine and other former MF Global officials are again stepping forward to claim insurance money to fund their defense against litigation tied to the brokerage's collapse. ...
    07/28/2014 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • MF Global Workers Get Class Cert. On Vacation Pay Claims
    Law360, New York (July 18, 2014, 5:31 PM ET) -- The MF Global Inc. trustee failed on Thursday to limit claims for unpaid vacation time owed to workers terminated in the firm’s hectic 2011 collapse when a New York bankruptcy judge ruled that converting ...
    07/18/2014 - 7:30 pm | View Link
  • MF Global sues PwC for "flatly erroneous" advice
    NEW YORK — MF Global Holdings is suing PricewaterhouseCoopers, seeking more than $2 billion from the accounting giant over "flatly erroneous" advice that allegedly contributed to the brokerage's 2011 bankruptcy implosion. The civil action filed Friday in ...
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  • PwC is sued for $1 billion over MF Global collapse
    According to a complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, PwC committed professional malpractice by offering "flatly erroneous" advice concerning, and approval of, the off-balance-sheet accounting treatment for the debt by MF Global and its then ...
    03/28/2014 - 11:24 am | View Link
  • MF Global Sues PricewaterhouseCoopers Over Its Accounting
    MF Global Holdings Ltd., which filed for bankruptcy after a failed $6.3 billion bet on bonds of some of Europe’s most indebted nations, sued PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP for $1 billion, alleging accounting malpractice helped bring down the brokerage company.
    03/27/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    MF Global Australia Limited is one of Australasia's permier brokers providing a full range of financial products and services.
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  • MF GLOBAL HOLDINGS LTD., et al. Chapter 11 Website
    MF Global Holdings, Ltd. Chapter 11 Website ... Court Docket. United States Bankruptcy Court Southern District of New York
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  • MF GLOBAL HOLDINGS LTD., et al. Chapter 11 Website
    Welcome to the case administration website for the chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings of the following MF Global entities: MF Global Holdings Ltd. (Case No. 11-15059 ...
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  • MF Global
    MF Global (OTC Pink), formerly known as Man Financial, was a major global financial derivatives broker, or commodities brokerage firm. MF Global provided exchange ...
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  • MF Global UK special administration | KPMG | UK
    The latest updates from the special administrators of MF Global UK Limited
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