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Bank of Italy: Npl decline continues, loans are growing

Posted: 22 October 2018

The non-performing loans of the Italian banking system continue to decline.

Banca d’Italia emphasizes this in the economic bulletin, explaining that in the third quarter the improvement in credit quality continued: net of value adjustments, the incidence of non-performing loans on total loans still fell, to 4.7% in the second quarter.

Loans to households and businesses grew moderately, supported by a limited expansion in demand.