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New Lloyd, Same Goldman

The CEO survived the financial crisis and then cancer. Now he’s pushing a bold commitment to trading that’s out of favor in the industry.
Lloyd Blankfein.

Lloyd Blankfein.

Photographer: Cait Oppermann for Bloomberg Businessweek

“Today’s decision is a setback for the environment and for the U.S.’s leadership position in the world.”

With those 102 characters, Lloyd Blankfein introduced himself to Twitter, taking a swipe at President Donald Trump for pulling out of the Paris climate accord.