Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and chief executive of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. for nearly a decade, said he has a curable form of lymphoma that will curtail his travel but allow him to continue working.
In a statement on the company's website Tuesday, Blankfein said that after feeling poorly for several weeks this summer, he underwent a series of tests that ended last week with a biopsy. The test revealed a treatable form of cancer of the lymphatic system, which helps rid the body of toxins.
"Fortunately, my form of lymphoma is highly curable and my doctors' and my own expectation is that I will be cured," Blankfein said.
He said he told the company's board...