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  1. 15 September 2021 Workshop on Measuring and Evaluating Public Administration Efficiency The Public Administration plays a crucial role in the supply of public goods and services and in defining the institutional context of the economic activity. For rigorous analyzes of its functioning, however, both a broader and more granular access to...
  2. 15 September 2021 Sixth ASE Annual Meeting The Bank of Italy is co-organizing and hosting the Sixth Annual Meeting of the Associazione per la Storia Economica (ASE). The meeting will take place on 17 and 18 September 2021 in hybrid format at the Carlo Azeglio Ciampi Centre for Monetary and...
  3. 13 September 2021 4th G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies Meeting at Naples On Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 September, G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies will convene in Naples. This will be their fourth official meeting under the Italian G20 Presidency but the first in-person official gathering since before the COVID-19...
  4. 9 September 2021 T2S - TARGET2-Securities The pan-european platform for the settlement of securities in central bank money It is available 'T2S - TARGET2-Securities. The pan-European platform for the settlement of securities in central bank money', the fourth issue of the series 'Markets, infrastructures, payment systems.' The good functioning of financial markets requires...
  5. 9 September 2021 Alessandra Perrazzelli appears on the TV programme 'Presa Diretta' Alessandra Perrazzelli, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Italy, appeared on the TV programme 'Presa Diretta' on Monday 6 September, and talked about the banking system, digital currencies and the role of central banks.
  6. 8 September 2021 Banca d'Italia-Bank of England joint research conference on 'The macro-financial impacts of climate change and the net zero transition' In the framework of ongoing cooperation on climate change issues between the UK and Italy, holding respectively the G7 and G20 Presidencies in 2021, and building up to the November UN Climate Change Conference UK 2021 (COP26) in partnership with Italy,...

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Indicators

Inflation

August 2020 - August 2021

Italy
+2.5%
Euro area
+3.0%

GDP growth

Second quarter 2021 - First quarter 2021

Italy
+2.7%
Euro area
+2.2%

Exchange rates

date: 17 September 2021

USD
1,1780
YEN
129,61

ECB interest rates

As of 16 March 2016

Main refinancing operations
0.00%

Focus

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Banking and financial supervision

As national supervisor, the Bank of Italy also provides services directly to the public: it handles complaints, runs the technical secretariats for the Banking and Financial Ombudsman and publishes information on individuals or companies not authorized to carry out banking or financial activities in Italy and other more general notices and communications.

The Bank of Italy's new online services

'Online Services for the Public' is the platform that makes it possible to access certain Bank of Italy services via your smartphone, tablet or personal computer. Use this link or go to the section 'Services for the Public' and click on 'Online Services'. You can then select the service you are interested in.

Information on Brexit

The Bank of Italy has set up a webpage providing information for the public and for financial intermediaries on the implications of the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.

FinTech Channel

FinTech is the abbreviation for Financial Technology, namely the application of technology to the delivery of financing, payment, investment and consulting services, which has become a powerful driver of innovation in the financial services market.

Reform of euro money market benchmarks

The reform of euro money market benchmarks aims to strengthen their integrity and representativeness, both endangered in recent years by some cases of manipulation and by a significant decrease in trade on the unsecured interbank money market.

Branches

The Bank's geographical organization consists of Branches located in the regional capitals and in some provincial capitals. The Branches' activities relate to the State treasury service, banking and financial supervision, banknote circulation, payment system and economic analysis and statistical surveys at the local level.

International Technical cooperation

The Bank of Italy shares its knowledge and experience with the central banks and financial authorities of the emerging countries, supplying staff training activities and technical consultancy.

Bank of Italy's Art Collection

By making its art collection available on its website the Bank of Italy offers the general public the opportunity to view and admire the most important works in its possession. The precious and varied collection has been built up over time through numerous purchases and today it covers a vast time span and many geographical areas.

'Economics for everyone', the Bank of Italy's new Financial Education Portal, is online

Economics for everyone is the Bank of Italy's new Financial Education portal. It is now much easier to learn how to manage money and make financial choices.

Agenda

  1. 17-18 September G20 Agriculture Ministers' Meeting Florence
  2. 17-18 September Conferences Sixth ASE Annual Meeting Carlo Azeglio Ciampi center
  3. 21 September Statistics Financial soundness indicators Rome
  4. 21 September Statistics Italy's international reserves and foreign currency liquidity Rome
  5. 21 September Statistics Debt securities Rome
  6. 21-22 September Conferences Workshop on Measuring and Evaluating Public Administration Efficiency Rome
  7. 22 September Appointments Non-monetary policy meeting of the ECB Governing Council Frankfurt
  8. 22-24 September G20 S20 and SSH20 back-to-back Summits Rome
  9. 23 September G20 7th International Financial Architecture (IFA) Working Group Meeting Video Conference