Effect of carboxy and methoxycarbonyl groups on the replacement of halogen in ferrocene compounds
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A study was made of the replacement of halogen by acetoxy in 1'-bromo-1-ferrocenecarboxylic acid and in its methyl ester.
Unlike other electron-accepting substituents, the carboxy group facilitates the replacement of halogen attached to the ferrocene system.
KeywordsMethyl Ester Methyl Ester Halogen Carboxy
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