How Alexandra Lebenthal has taken on Wall Street’s boys’ club

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By Jon Fortt
Alexandra Lebenthal is a third-generation Wall Street power broker. Her grandparents started Lebenthal & Co. ninety-two years ago, helping to redefine the municipal bond business.
Her company has seen better days — she’s in the process of selling much of it to South Street Securities Holdings, though she’ll maintain control of the corporate bond operation.
Through the years, Lebenthal has shown a determination to maintain the family business, and to blaze a…

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