Italian Bonds Decline With Stocks as Banking Concerns Build

  • Ten-year yield spread to German bunds is widest in a month
  • German, French securities halt advance as nations sell debt

Italian government bonds fell, pushing the 10-year yield premium over German debt to the highest in almost a month, as a decline in stocks damped demand for higher-yielding assets and amid growing concern the nation’s banks are hurting the economy.

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