Italy political crisis hits European stock markets

Image copyright ANDREAS SOLARO/AFPImage caption Former IMF official Carlo Cottarelli is now interim prime minister European financial markets have been hit by political upheaval in Italy. The prospect of elections as early as September, along […]

Ex-IMF man is Italy’s stop-gap PM

Image copyright AFPImage caption Carlo Cottarelli met President Mattarella on Monday morning Italian President Sergio Mattarella has asked an ex-IMF economist to form a government as the country faces fresh political turmoil. Carlo Cottarelli became […]