Italy - Factors to watch on September 16

martes 16 de septiembre de 2014 02:58 GYT

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday.

Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy. New items are marked with (*).


When Italy's centre-left Prime Minister Matteo Renzi took power in February he was expecting to benefit from a strengthening economic recovery. After dismal data in recent weeks, that assumption now looks badly wrong and on Monday the OECD forecast the economy would shrink for the third consecutive year and stagnate in 2015 as well.

On Tuesday Renzi speaks before Chamber of Deputies on 'Millegiorni' programme (0830 GMT); at 1300 GMT in the Senate.

EU transport ministers hold informal council meeting in Milan with Italian transport minister Maurizio Lupi (12.45)