Following a tumultuous autumn, Jefferies (JEF +0.1%) CEO Richard Handler is "weighing whether...

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Following a tumultuous autumn, Jefferies (JEF +0.1%) CEO Richard Handler is "weighing whether the firm can remain independent," according to Fox Business' sources. One source thinks Handler may try to merge Jefferies with an asset management firm, while Dick Bove believes a Canadian bank such as RY or TD is a likely suitor. (more)