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Bed bug infestation at money firm PIMCO, report says

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A big money management firm in New York City has been hit with a major infestation of bed bugs, according to Fox Business Network.

Stock traders who do business with Pacific Investment Management Co., a.k.a. PIMCO, told Fox Business' Charles Gasparino that hundreds of people have been relocated from one of the firm's buildings in New York City to an undisclosed upstate location after reports of widespread bed bug bites among executives and employees.

One stock trader at Goldman Sachs who deals regularly with PIMCO said employees are "freaked out" that they may be harboring the blood-sucking insects on clothes and in bags.

A PIMCO spokesperson confirmed the news to Fox Business: "our New York office is addressing an isolated issue with insects, and as a precautionary measure the firm is fumigating certain areas of the office space."

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