Italy government nominates EU Minister Savona as next Consob chief: government source

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U.S.—The Italian cabinet has nominated euro-sceptic European Union Affairs Minister Paolo Savona as the next head of Consob, the country's market watchdog, a government source said on Tuesday.

Italy coalition agrees EU Affairs Minister Savona should be Consob chief: source. Italy's coalition parties, the League and 5-Star Movement, have agreed that EU Affairs Minister Paolo Savona should be the next head of market watchdog Consob, a League parliamentary source said on Tuesday.