'Political risk is back roaring': Managers on Italian election result

Hung parliament most likely result

Tom Eckett
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Five Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio - Photo: Mattia Luigi Nappi/Creative Commons CC BY-SA 4.0
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Five Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio - Photo: Mattia Luigi Nappi/Creative Commons CC BY-SA 4.0

Industry experts have expressed concern about the result of the Italian election, warning a hung parliament or an unlikely coalition between Luigi Di Maio's Five Star Movement (M5S) and the right-wing League party is an "existential" threat to European markets.

A hung parliament remains the most likely result with ex-Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's centre right coalition falling short of the 316 seats required in the lower house of parliament for a majority...

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