TORONTO, July 18 Bank of Canada adviser David
Wolf is leaving the central bank on Friday, a Bank of Canada
spokesman said on Thursday.
Wolf, the former head of Canadian economics with Bank of
America Securities-Merrill Lynch in Toronto, joined the central
bank in 2009 under former Governor Mark Carney.
Bank of Canada staff was informed of Wolf's departure in a
note on Thursday in which recently appointed Governor Stephen
Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Tiff Macklem praised his deep
understanding of financial markets and monetary policy, the
spokesman said in an email.
Before joining Merrill Lynch Canada in 2005, the Princeton
University-trained economist worked at another Canadian