Former Argentine central bank chief Maccarone dies

Roque Maccarone, who was president of the central bank of Argentina from May 2001 to January 2002, has died at the age of 70.

Source: Associated Press

Former Central Bank President Roque Maccarone, who was at the bank's helm during the South American country's monumental default and devaluation in December 2001, has died. He was 70.

Funeral services were held Friday, a day after Maccarone's death. A cause of death was not reported.

Maccarone entered public service in a finance post during the

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