Risk Italia Rankings 2013

Plain sailing for Barclays in Italy


The Italian economy took more punishment than most in the aftermath of the financial crisis, and was felt strongly in the country’s derivatives market. Even as the green shoots of recovery begin to appear in Italy and across the eurozone, the market remains cautious as it navigates the post-crisis environment. The wave of regulation created following the credit crunch continues to target the derivatives market, forcing market participants to constantly adapt to new rules and regulations