Dodge will not seek second term

Bank of Canada governor David Dodge has informed the Board of Directors and the Minister of Finance that he will not seek a second term as governor, the bank said Thursday 25 April. See our news item on this today.See our other item on this today: 'Alice in Wonderland riddles not for Dodge'.

While Governor Dodge's term continues until 31 January 2008, he indicated he is making his plans known well in advance to facilitate the selection and appointment of his successor.

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