Last Thursday's issue repeated the issue number from the day before on the line beneath the nameplate on page 1; in the papers through Tuesday's, the issue number has been one less than was accurate. Today's paper, No. 109, carries the correct number.


A chart and article on page 10A of "Managing the Megabanks," a supplement to Monday's paper, understated Societe Generale's 1997 return on equity. The correct figure is 10.6%. The newspaper's statistics department had mistakenly supplied the figure for return on assets.

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