Italy August private sector bank loans up 1.1% yr/yr

Italian bank loans to the private sector rose 1.1% year on year in August after climbing 1.4% in July, monthly data from the Bank of Italy showed. Loans to households rose 2.7% year on year in August, the same growth rate as in July, while loans to non-financial firms fell 0.1% after rising 0.3% in July. RADIOCOR