Forex dealers grounded

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NEW YORK -- Travel restrictions imposed by financial institutions in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks in the US could have a significant effect on FX business, market participants have told FX Week.

Lehman Brothers has banned all business travel that does not serve a "demonstrable or critical" purpose, while ANZ confirmed executives were making "essential" trips only.

Information vendor Reuters’ staff, similarly, are restricted to essential business trips, while other firms, su