Feb 2 (Reuters) - Veneto Banca says:
* has issued two 1.75 billion-euro bonds guaranteed by the state
* one bond has nominal value of 1.75 billion euros, 0.4 percent coupon and expires Feb. 2, 2019
* the other bond has nominal value of 1.75 billion euros, 0.5 percent coupon, and expires Feb. 2, 2020
* the bank will keep the so-called retained bonds to use as collateral for funding operations or could sell them on the secondary market Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
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