Italian Bonds Seen Weathering Political Confusion

Italian Bonds Seen Weathering Political Confusion

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Italy's caretaker Prime Minister, Mario Monti pauses during his end-of-year news conference in Rome, Italy. Monti ruled out running in the Feb. 24-25 vote at a Dec. 23 press conference, while saying he would “consider” being the prime-ministerial candidate for a party that adheres to his economic agenda