ITALY, UNICREDIT INTENSIFY TALKS ON TAKEOVER OF MONTE PASCHI

© Bloomberg A traffic light turns green in front of a UniCredit SpA bank branch in Milan, Italy, on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020. Investors who until recently saw Italy's banks as potential triggers of the next global financial crisis are now betting on their recovery. (Bloomberg) -- Italy and UniCredit SpA are intensifying talks about a takeover of state-controlled lender Banca Monte dei Pas...