Italy Poised For Populist Coalition

Two anti-establishment parties in Italy are set to present details of a coalition agreement Monday, but market participants do not seem substantially worried about the prospect of a populist government.The left-wing Five Star Movement (M5S)…

A Guide to the Italian Election

Italians go to the polls on March 4 in an election that could either help to rebalance the political environment or send shockwaves through the country and beyond.Voting will take place between 7 a.m. (1…

Italians Warned of Mafia Meddling

There is a risk of Italy’s mafias “conditioning” the general election in March, Italy’s Interior Minister Marco Minniti warned.Italians go to the polls on March 4 and Minniti said there was “too much silence” on…