ECB president Trichet calls on Italy to comply with the goals set out in its Aug. 5 austerity...

|By:, SA News Editor

ECB president Trichet calls on Italy to comply with the goals set out in its Aug. 5 austerity announcement, following recent days in which the government has backed away from those pledges. Italian bond yields have risen this week - has the ECB discontinued sovereign debt purchases to send a message?