Bank of Italy Seen Vigilant as Monte dei Paschi’s Risks Surfaced

Bank of Italy Seen Vigilant as Monte dei Paschi’s Risks Surfaced

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A sign sits outside the entrance to the Banca d'Italia, Italy's central bank, in Rome. The Bank of Italy, then headed by Mario Draghi, first became concerned about Monte Paschi’s finances when it reviewed a 2008 bank takeover.