Goldman’s conquest of Europe continues. This morning comes word that Jim O’Neil, Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman, is in the running for BOE head.
He joins Mark Carney, current head of Canada’s central bank, and Goldman alum, as a contender.
Government Sachs is no joke. They have huge exposure to all sorts of financial nastiness. Might as well head off any trouble right at the source.
Below is a nice infographic of Goldman’s power on the Continent.