Thomson ReutersJanuary 25, 2013 13:45
* Salzburg official accused of secret financial trading
* Sacked finance manager says bosses knew of all her deals
* Experts investigating province's finances
* Auditors cite opaque accounts, lax controls
By Michael Shields
SALZBURG, Austria, Jan 25 (Reuters) - An Austrian provincial official accused of secret financial dealings more typical of hedge funds went public on Friday, saying her bosses knew all about the speculative investments and exotic currency trades.