LONDON Feb 23 Rising euro zone bond yields and
widening spreads among member states have not had any major
impact on the real economy and the European Central Bank will
take a look at market developments after upcoming elections,
board member Peter Praet said.
"The damage at the moment is relatively small," Praet said
on Thursday. "We will see after the elections what sort of
change you will get."
"The spread widening reflects some concerns and tail risks,
I suppose, but they are too short term to have a significant
impact on the economy," Praet said.
(Reporting by Marc Jones and John Geddie; Editing by Balazs