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Rate on 20-month Italian bonds reaches record low

CTZ go for average of 1.167%

Rate on 20-month Italian bonds reaches record low

Rome, April 24 - The rate on 20-month Italian CTZ bonds reached a record low at auction on Wednesday, going for an average interest rate of 1.167% in another sign pressure is easing on Italy's borrowing costs amid hopes a new government will be formed soon. The Treasury sold 2.5 billion euros' worth of the CTZs, which mature in December 2014, at a rate that was 0.580% lower than at the last equivalent sale. The Treasury also sold 750 million euros' worth of index-linked BTP bonds set to mature in September 2023 at an average interest rate of 2.65%.

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