The fund that oversees state shareholdings in the country’s four big banks has been a force for better governance. Even so, recently elected Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis may decide to overhaul its leadership. A changing of the guard now would send the wrong message.
Athens wants to issue bonds just after receiving another bailout tranche. If Greece had to finance itself at market rates it would struggle to stay solvent. But debt relief from European governments and ECB bond-buying will reduce the risk. Investors may find the wager appealing. Full view will be published shortly.