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Snoozing Bank Worker Mistakenly Transfers $300M

Snoozing Bank Worker Mistakenly Transfers $300M
Posted June 11th, 2013 @ 9:53am by Kate Seamons, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– Today, in the annals of office screw-ups: A weary German bank worker was in the process of transferring 62.40 euros when he fell asleep for a (very expensive) "instant," reports the AFP. In his unconscious state he pushed the number 2 key, leading him to instead transfer 222,222,222.22 euros; that's just shy of $300 million.

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