FTN Takeover of Spear Leeds to Increase Sales Capabilities

Walker, Susanne
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/2/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32002, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of financial company, FTN Financial to acquire the assets and operations of the fixed-income business of Spear, Leeds & Kellog LP in the U.S. Advantage of the deal on the municipal securities business of FTN Financial; Statement of Jim Hughes, president and chief executive officer of FTN, regarding the acquisition; Size of the clientele of FTN.


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