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Saffold, Former JPMorgan Banker and Chicago CFO, Dies

Gene Saffold, a former JPMorgan Chase & Co. managing director who served as Chicago’s chief financial officer and a top adviser to former Mayor Richard M. Daley, has died. He was 57.

He died Oct. 8, following heart surgery, the Alexandria, Virginia-based Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board said today in a statement. Saffold was named a public member in August.