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Two Acer Employees Arrested For Insider Trading 

Acer headquarters in Taiwan were searched by prosecutors this week, and two employees of the company were arrested, in the wake of an insider trading scandal that caused a sharp drop in the global computer maker's share prices.

The Wall Street Journal, citing Taiwan's Central News Agency, reported that some fund managers, acting on insider information, allegedly sold shares in Acer before former CEO J.T. Wang and former President Jim Wong abruptly resigned in November.

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