Euro mixed following short-term French bond auction
Three month yields pushed higher to 0.027%, six month yields at 0.048% and twelve month yields to 0.124%.
French BTF bills have maturities of up to 1 year. Governments issue treasuries to borrow money to cover the gap between the amount they receive in taxes and the amount they spend to refinance existing debt and/or to raise capital.
EURNZD 1.6701 -0.37%, EURAUD 1.4344 -0.18%, EURJPY 130.36 -0.18%, EURCAD 1.3582 +0.05%, EURCHF 1.2394 +0.05%, EURGBP 0.8640 +0.02% and EURUSD 1.3042 -0.02%.
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