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From Inquiry launched into Stock Exchange computer meltdown as furious traders resume work | Mail Online
In the text below, what does "sod's law" mean?
Elsewhere, David Jones, of traders IG Index, said: 'With the Americans doing their mortgage bail-out it was looking to be a bumper ride for the FTSE 100. You could have seen some enormous trading volumes in London.
'It is sod's law - it happened at the worst possible time. This won't help the LSE's reputation or its business.
'And it doesn't do London's reputation as a financial centre any favours either.'
The same as Murphy's law >> Anything that can go wrong will go wrong