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UPDATE 2-Euro zone yields extend fall, BTPs hit six month low

EUROZONE-BONDS/ (UPDATE 2):UPDATE 2-Euro zone yields extend fall, BTPs hit six month low

743 billion euros from an auction of conventional and inflation-linked bonds and Spain raised 4.23 billion euros from short- and long-dated bonds.Germany plans to take on new debt of around 100 billion euros next year to sustain coronavirus stimulus, an increase from the 80 billion initially eyed.Reuters p * Euro zone periphery government bond yields http://tmsnrt.

25% By Yoruk Bahceli and Stefano Rebaudo AMSTERDAM/MILAN, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Euro zone government bond yields dipped on Thursday with those on Italian BTPs hitting their lowest since early March as the Bank of England (BoE) mentioning negative interest rates added to expectations of lower for longer rates in the U.housing data and the Bank of England indicating the possibility of rates below zero which triggered a rally in Gilts supporting euro zone government bonds,” Antoine Bouvet, senior rate strategist at ING said.

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