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Know how to run

25 January 2008 By Edward Hadas

When the French bank discovered the positions built up by rogue trader Jerome Kerviel, they were E1.5bn in the red. By the time the rushed sale was complete, the loss had more than tripled. Selling into a falling market is expensive. But the alternative looked worse.

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