Spanish and Italian government bonds advanced, pushing Spain’s 10-year yield down six basis points to 6.01 percent at 8:23 a.m. London time.
Italian 10-year yields declined five basis points to 5.54 percent, while its two-year note yields fell nine basis points to 3.27 percent.
Spain’s two-year rate slid six basis points to 3.58 percent.
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