Bloomberg Markets' 50 Most Influential

By Bloomberg Markets - 2012-09-05T07:58:26Z

Photograph by Norm Betts/Bloomberg

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Gerald McCaughey

CEO, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.

Canada's banks have dominated our ranking of the world's strongest banks, and CIBC, with its cash hoard, scored best among its compatriots this year. McCaughey, 56, is pushing to make his company even less risky.