Mergers challenge Chicago's affirmative-action plan

Shields, Yvette
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/02/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30570, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard M. Daley's efforts to dispel charges of cronyism in the dolling out of lucrative city business by enacting goals and requirements for participation by minority- and women-owned firms. Controversy concerning Dain Rauscher Inc.'s merger with Artemis Capital Group Inc.; Changes to the composition of minority- and women-owned underwriting firms.


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