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* WASHINGTON (7/12/11)--Sheila C. Bair, who officially stepped down as chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. on Friday, will join the Pew Charitable Trusts as a senior advisor Sept. 7. Pew Charitable Trusts studies and promotes nonpartisan policy solutions for problems affecting the American public and the global community. The Pew Research Center, a Washington-based subsidiary of the trusts, uses impartial, fact-based public-opinion polling and other research tools to track issues and trends … * WASHINGTON (7/12/11)--Stephen A. Quick has been named the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.’s first chief risk officer. Since 2000, Quick has been director of the office of evaluation and oversight at the Inter-American Development Bank, a $100 billion multilateral finance institution. In that role, he was responsible for oversight of policies, systems, processes and institutional arrangements that affect the bank’s ability to accomplish its mission. His principal focus was on the management and mitigation of operational, reputational, fiduciary and mission risks. From 1993 to 2000, Quick served as manager of strategic planning and budget at the Inter-American Development Bank … * WASHINGTON (7/12/11)--David W. Wilcox has been named the Federal Reserve Board’s director of the Division of Research and Statistics, effective Oct. 1. Wilcox, currently the deputy director of the division, will succeed David J. Stockton, who will retire on Sept. 30 after 30 years of service with the board, including 11 as division director. In his new position, Wilcox will oversee the work of 325 employees and will be responsible for briefing the Federal Open Market Committee on the outlook for the U.S. economy. The board's Division of Research and Statistics does economic analysis, forecasting, and research related to the domestic economy and financial markets …


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