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Italy’s finance Minister Giovanni Tria’s comments have calmed markets but analysts at Danske Bank think it is too soon to declare the Italy crisis over just yet.

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“Market pressure is likely to return in September when the government publishes its budget proposal.”

“The Italian government will have to walk a fine line to placate both the EU and Italian voters.”

“Spreads continue to tighten, as no news is ‘good’ news for the Italian market. However, we think markets are a bit complacent, as we still need to see more evidence that Italy is committed to following EU budget lines.”

“An Italy debt risk premium of a few big figures is set to stick to EUR crosses until a clearer verdict on fiscal sustainability can be made.”