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SEC studies trades before Heinz deal

Officials say call options spiked as takeover was finalized

Posted: February 16, 2013 at 3:19 a.m.

Regulators are scrutinizing unusual trading surrounding the planned $23 billion takeover of the food company H.J. Heinz Co., raising questions about potential illegal activity.

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Business, Pages 27 on 02/16/2013

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