ECB Spends 85.1 Billion Euros on QE in Brexit-Blighted June

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  • Asset purchases include week following U.K. vote to quit EU
  • Central bank bought EU6.4b of corporate bonds in first month

The European Central Bank bought 85.1 billion euros ($94.8 billion) of debt in June as it boosted its asset-purchase program before the summer holiday period, and as officials considered how to handle the fallout from the U.K.’s decision to quit the European Union.

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