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Stephen Poloz’s quick jump into Corporate Canada looks bad, but is there more to it?

Stephen Poloz, the former Bank of Canada governor, might have waited a few days before enlisting with Enbridge Inc., North America’s biggest pipeline company. You know, for appearances, just in case the more cynical among us conclude he was looking out for No. 1 instead of fixating on the COVID-19 crisis. Instead, Poloz, who turns …

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Stephen Poloz to step down: How Canada’s top banker went from folksy obscurity to steady hand

OTTAWA — Outgoing governor Stephen Poloz once joked that, after being chosen to succeed Mark Carney as head of the Bank of Canada in 2013, he was received much like the guy who replaced Wayne Gretzky. That is to say: nobody actually remembers the guy who replaced The Great One. Poloz was plucked from relative …

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Bank of Canada’s Stephen Poloz: Six candidates to be the next governor

Now that Stephen Poloz has announced he will step down as Bank of Canada Governor after his seven-year term ends in June 2020, attention turns to the possible candidates who might replace him. Here are six possibilities. The Favourite Carolyn Wilkins, senior deputy governor, Bank of Canada Carolyn Wilkins, senior deputy governor, Bank of Canada …

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