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Training Day

Welcome to the Jungle Mr. Draghi.We think it’s safe to say it’s been a baptism of fire for Mario Draghi during his first day as President of the ECB (not unlike the one in the movie Training Day, although we’ll stop short of any comparisons betwe…

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We learn from Bloomberg that Mario Draghi will effectively face a 50% pay cut when he takes over the ECB Presidency from Jean-Claude Trichet in November. In fact, as the Governor of the Italian Central Bank, in 2010 he earned almost €758,000, while t…

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