Creval CEO says could discuss partnerships after two years

MILAN, June 18 () – Italian mid-sized lender Creval could sit down with interested parties about a partnership after about two years, Chief Executive Luigi Lovaglio told a briefing on Tuesday. Lovaglio was presenting a plan to turn around the bank, which has been hit hard by a deep recession that turned sour almost a fifth of all Italian banking loans. (Reporting by Andrea Mandala Editing by Mark Bendeich)Our Standards:The Thomson Trust Principles.