Euro zone yields rise ahead of German business morale survey

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Euro zone government bond yields edged higher on Tuesday ahead of a German business morale survey that is widely expected to point towards a rebound in Europe's largest economy from its worst quarter on record. Germany's Ifo Institute is due to release its business climate index at 0800 GMT
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By Abhinav Ramnarayan

LONDON, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Euro zone government bond yields edged higher on Tuesday ahead of a German business morale survey that is widely expected to point towards a rebound in Europe's largest economy from its worst quarter on record.

Germany's Ifo Institute is due to release its business climate index at 0800 GMT with a Reuters poll forecasting a fourth monthly rise to 92.2.

Analysts said that would be a further sign that Germany's hefty 130 billion euro ($153.40 billion) stimulus package is helping power a recovery.

"It does not take a rocket scientist to predict that the…
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