Italy - Factors to watch on January 5
The following factors could affect Italian markets on Tuesday.
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Italy posted a state sector budget surplus of 2.5 billion euros ($2.7 billion) in December, 4.9 billion euros lower than the surplus posted in Dec. 2014, squeezed by a repurchase of debt issued by its regions and higher spending in some areas.