14/7/2023 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms Italy's BBB+/Stable long-term credit ratings
Extensive European support mechanisms, economic resilience, fiscal prudence and a favourable debt profile anchor the rating. High public debt, low productivity, labour market rigidities and weak demographics are challenges.
29/7/2022 Rating announcement EN
Scope affirms Italy’s BBB+/Stable long-term credit ratings
European monetary and fiscal support, a large, wealthy and diversified economy, and favourable debt profile support the rating. High public debt, low productivity, labour market rigidities, weak demographics, and political uncertainty are challenges.
20/8/2021 Rating announcement EN
Scope revises the Outlook of Italy’s BBB+ long-term credit ratings to Stable
European institutional support and a credible reform programme drive the Outlook change. High government debt and structural economic bottlenecks are ratings challenges.
15/5/2020 Rating announcement EN
Scope revises the Outlook on Italy’s BBB+ long-term ratings to Negative
Deteriorating public finances and weakness in Italy’s medium-run growth prospects drive the Outlook change. European institutional support, including from the ECB, the economy’s systemic importance and a strong external sector support the ratings.