Archives for: "December 2005, 10"

Typing error costs Japanese bank $225,000,000

see "Probe into Japan share sale error" A broker at a Japanese bank who meant to offer one expensive share of stock reversed the price with the quantity and sold a massive quantity of stock (41 times the… more »

The nanny state back off biking, temporarily

see "Patrol postpones bicycle-event cap" (Colorado Springs Gazette, 12/3/05) After a flurry of protests, largely due to a wave of information across the internet, the Colorado State Police have… more »