Italian cabinet approves central bank appointments after delay

Bank of Italy
The Bank of Italy

The cabinet of Italy’s coalition government finally approved several senior appointments to the country’s central bank after a delay that followed serious criticisms of the institution by senior government members. 

Cabinet ministers in the coalition led by the right-wing Northern League and the left-wing Five Star Movement agreed to confirm Fabio Panetta as the Bank of Italy’s senior deputy governor at a meeting on May 1, said news agency Reuters.

The cabinet also agreed to give a second term

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

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 individual account here: