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Ron my apologies for not being clearer. I meant to convey your choice b:

"b) Lacking the previous manager's capital market mistakes, the "rescue" CEO would have never had a payday like this."

I thought it was the Bucksbaum's that made the leverage mistakes at GGP. I just was wondering either they or Metz would have gotten as large a bonus had GGP not gone bankrupt.

Without a doubt, Metz did far better for the shareholders and bondholders than most folks expected.


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