Enron's Financial Woes Spill Over Onto Two Texas Pension Funds

Albanese, Elizabeth
December 2001
Bond Buyer;12/28/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31293, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on impacts of investments made in Houston, Texas-based company Enron Corp. on Texas pension funds. Reason for filing a lawsuit by Enron Corp. against the company Dynegy Inc.; Impacts of the bankruptcy faced by Enron on the state; Effect of the event on private funds.


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