Review Comments | 08.04.09

bill-clinton.jpgKim Pardons Journalists – Arkansas moxie does it again. We never doubted it for a second. [WSJ]
SEC accuses GE of accounting fraud – Cue a smug but probably still unsatisfied Bill O’Reilly. [FT Alphaville]
PayPal Users Hit by Global Service Outage – How will anyone pay for the Lehman schwag? [WSJ]
SEC set to target flash trading – “The US Securities and Exchange Commission is preparing to clamp down on lightning-fast “flash” trades made on electronic trading systems amid growing concerns that the practice puts some investors at a disadvantage.” And disadvantages are not the American way. [FT.com]

bill-clinton.jpgKim Pardons Journalists – Arkansas moxie does it again. We never doubted it for a second. [WSJ]
SEC accuses GE of accounting fraud – Cue a smug but probably still unsatisfied Bill O’Reilly. [FT Alphaville]
PayPal Users Hit by Global Service Outage – How will anyone pay for the Lehman schwag? [WSJ]
SEC set to target flash trading – “The US Securities and Exchange Commission is preparing to clamp down on lightning-fast “flash” trades made on electronic trading systems amid growing concerns that the practice puts some investors at a disadvantage.” And disadvantages are not the American way. [FT.com]

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