Visco confirmed as Bank of Italy governor


The Italian government has confirmed the appointment of Ignazio Visco as the next governor of the Bank of Italy, ending months of uncertainty about the leadership at Palazzo Koch, the headquarters of the central bank.

Visco was selected by Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi on October 20 to replace Mario Draghi, who will move to Frankfurt on November 1 to head the European Central Bank (ECB). His nomination went to the Bank of Italy's high council, which delivered their opinion on the sele

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: