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Jim Blackwelder last week joined the foreign exchange corporate desk as a vice president at National Westminster in Jersey City, sources say. Previously, Blackwelder was in a similar position at First Union National Bank of North Carolina in Charlotte.

Maurice Doyle, governor of Ireland's central bank, is standing down, having completed a seven-year term of office. Doyle was one of the key figures behind Ireland's "strong punt" policy. The Irish Department of Finance has given no indication a