According to news report, Lucas Papademos could become the head of the Greek temporal coalition government. Kathimerini newspaper explained that the former European Central Bank's vice president is the perfect candidate for the post, where he is expected to ensure that Greece will get the next bailout and will pass the decision through the parliament ahead of the general elections expected in February.

Greek political parties agreed on the formation of a unity government after meeting the Greek president and also after George Papandreou, the former Greek Prime Minister, agreed to step down.