Financial news on August 19, 2007

Business and Financial news
How Missed Signs Contributed to a Mortgage Meltdown

There were ample warning signs that a financial time bomb in the form of subprime mortgages was ticking quietly for months. Read more..

By NELSON D. SCHWARTZ and VIKAS BAJAJ - The New York Times

Seeing Corporate Fingerprints in Wikipedia Edits

A new Web site reveals that many of the most obviously self-interested changes come from corporate networks. Read more..

By KATIE HAFNER - The New York Times

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