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Former Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke to advise Citadel hedge fund
Former Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke to advise Citadel hedge fund

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke will work as advisor to a leading hedge fund, becoming another onetime Washington official to move into the high-paying financial industry. Bernanke will be an "outside senior advisor" at Citadel, a Chicago-based firm that oversees $25 billion in investments, the company said Thursday. He will consult "on developments in monetary policy, financial markets and the global economy," Citadel said. “He has extraordinary knowledge of the global economy and his insights on monetary policy and the capital markets will be extremely valuable to our team and to our investors,” said Ken Griffin, the firm's founder...

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