Banks and trade groups got Fed minutes 19 hours before public

04/11/2013 | Bloomberg · Reuters

Major U.S. banks, other financial firms and industry trade groups were given the minutes of the latest meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee 19 hours before the information was released to the public. Federal Reserve spokeswoman Michelle Smith said the early release by Brian Gross, a congressional liaison staff member, was "entirely accidental." The minutes are among the most closely watched documents.

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