Bank of Italy
The Bank of Italy, known in Italian as [La] Banca d'Italia (pronounced [ˈbaŋka diˈtaːlja]), is the central bank of Italy and part of the European System of Central Banks. It is located in Palazzo Koch, via Nazionale, Rome. The bank's current governor is Ignazio Visco, who took the office on 1 November 2011.
|Headquarters||Palazzo Koch, Rome, Italy|
|Ownership||Banks, insurance companies and social security institutions|
|Central bank of||Italy|
|Reserves||34 440 million USD|
|Succeeded by||European Central Bank (1999)1|
|1 The Bank of Italy still exists but many functions have been taken over by the ECB.|