Always double-check the decimal point, unless it’s your salary

Author: Adam Button | Category: News

JPMorgan is being sued by an FX trader who thought he would be paid 10 times what was actually offered because of a misplaced decimal.

 “If it is too good to be true, then it probably is, but if the trader signed the contract in good faith it is probably binding,” Adrian Crawford, an employment lawyer at Kingsley Napley LLP in London who isn’t involved in the case, said in a phone interview.