European Bonds Decline After ECB Survey Signals QE Effectiveness

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  • Central-bank report points to improved bank-lending conditions
  • Italian bonds lead drop as survey damps bets on more stimulus

European government bonds fell after the European Central Bank said its quantitative-easing program was helping improve lending conditions among banks in the region, damping speculation the institution will signal more stimulus at a meeting this week.

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