MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

MANAGEMENT BRIEFS

J.P. Morgan & Co. began distributing its equity research over Thomson Financial Services Inc.'s First Call network, effective March 25. First Call will be distributing morning meeting notes, intraday research and earnings estimates on over 100 companies gathered by 54 analysts from J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., the firm's securities affiliate. The agreement brings First Call's total number of contributors of full equity research to 39.

A report published by the General Accounting Office (GAO)