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17 Brokerage Firms Agree to End Analysis Previews

Feb 26, 2014 - The New York Times - Biographical Materials

Seventeen brokerage firms, including Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and Merrill Lynch, have agreed to stop participating in money management surveys aimed at tapping into research analysts' changing views on companies before those opinions are publicly issued.

The firms' decisions to end their participation in money managers' questionnaires were disclosed on Tuesday by Eric T. Schneiderman, the New York attorney general. The 13 other firms that signed on to the deal were Barclays...