Another Reorg: KRF-Swallowed By GFI--Now Anticipates Return To Regional Structure

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After doing away with its regional infrastructure last year, it looks like Knight-Ridder Financial will be moving back to a similar corporate structure in the near future. KRF, which will be integrated into Global Financial Information Corp. after the deal with KnightRidder closes, will be part of a structure with regional managing directors for Europe and Asia. Those managing directors will report to Tom Wendel, who was recently named chief executive officer of GFI. It is unclear whether No