BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- The collapse of MF Global ( MF), which may declare bankruptcy today, leads your quick fix of company, market, economic and investing news for Halloween, Monday, Oct. 31.
MF Global CEO Jon Corzine
Monday's 5 Biggest Stories
It looks like MF Global ( MF) CEO Jon Corzine went door-to-door this weekend asking "Trick or Bailout." WSJ Meanwhile, the number of primary dealers the New York Federal Reserve deals with has dropped from 22 to 21. NY Fed Japan intervenes again to halt the rise of the yen caused by "speculative moves" and not the "fundamentals of the Japanese economy." FT Nearly 3 million homes and businesses across the Northeast are without power after the weekend's powerful autumn snowstorm. CBS Everything you need to prepare yourself for the week's earnings and economic data, including Friday's jobs report. Calculated Risk
Quote of the Day
"Oh wow. Oh wow. Oh wow," were the final words of Apple ( AAPL) co-founder Steve Jobs, according to his sister. NYT
Other Company News
Groupon is weighing the option of raising its IPO price. So much for the half-off Groupon jokes. BloombergYahoo! ( YHOO) is leaning toward selling its Asian assets and giving investors a dividend. Bloomberg
The Fed meets this week to talk monetary policy as a panel divided. NYT Questioning whether the economic rebound will continue. A Dash of Insight
Qantas resumes flights amid a labor dispute that grounded the entire fleet. NYT There's snow in my yard and it's October. It's too early for arctic conditions. YouTube-- Written by Robert Holmes in Boston. >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Robert Holmes. >To follow Robert Holmes on Twitter, go to http://twitter.com/RobTheStreet. >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.