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Vexation gives way to pragmatism as Wall St girds for Trump

Bankers, lobbyists are hoping their path to influence will be clearer in the coming weeks

Steven Mnuchin is seen as the likely pick for Treasury Secretary. Bankers and lobbyists said they felt reassured by his experience on Wall Street. "I can't imagine that his goal would be to destroy Goldman Sachs," said an industry executive.

New York

WALL Street power brokers may have rolled their eyes in private when ex-Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker Steven Mnuchin agreed to be Donald Trump's national finance chairman, but now they are lining up to meet him.

Financial lobbyists and their bosses are hoping that Mr...

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