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Business

Italy passes debt test

Italy’s borrowing costs fell at its latest auction of short-term government bonds. That means Rome has passed the first debt test since technocrat

Business

Italy's debt costs fall

Italy’s two-year borrowing costs fell nearly two percentage points at an auction of debt on Tuesday. Rome sold all it wanted to – three billion

World

Moody's downgrades Italian banks

Moody’s has cut the credit ratings of a string of Italian banks. They include Intesa SanPaolo and Unicredit, who were downgraded from A3 to Baa2 –