Former Stamford Jefferies trader faces criminal and SEC fraud charges

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Attorney for the district of Connecticut announced Monday that Jess Litvak, a former broker and managing director of Jefferies and Co., has been indicted on criminal charges and is also facing civil charges over trades mortgage-backed securities trades he allegedly made between 2009 and 2011. The […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport-Stamford construction job growth in top 25

The Associated General Contractors of America published its monthly review of the construction job market for U.S. metro regions and found Bridgeport-Stamford to be the 23rd best in the country in December. The local market here added 1,000 jobs last month, with some of that hiring sparked by cleanup work related to hurricane Sandy. Hartford […] [Read More]