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Spain sells 2 billion euros of bonds, yields mixed

A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond....more

A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond. REUTERS/Sergio Perez

A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond....more

A trader gestures during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 13, 2012. Spain sold 2 billion euros of bonds on Thursday, hitting its target for the auction with borrowing costs falling on two medium-term issues but rising for a rare long bond. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
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Traders look at computer screens during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Andrea Comas

Traders look at computer screens during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Andrea Comas

Traders look at computer screens during a Spanish bond auction in Madrid December 5, 2012. REUTERS/Andrea Comas
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