Samsung accidentally issued 2,000 employees 1,000 shares

fat-finger error was 8 April 2018 fat-finger error in which an employee of Samsung Securities mistakenly distributed shares worth US$100,000,000,000 to employees.

The error happened when Samsung Securities tried to pay a dividend to about 2000 employees who participated in the company stock ownership plan. The intent was to give each of those employees 1000 South Korean won worth about US$1, but instead they all got 1000 shares.

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