France sold 7.965 billion euros of medium-term bonds, where it auctioned 2014 bonds with a yield of 1.05%, lower than the prior auction's yield of 1.58%. The selling for the 2015 bills reached 1.575 billion euros with a borrowing cost of 1.51% compared with 2.44% reached at November's auction. Also, 3.249 billion euros of 2016 securities were sold at 1.89% yield, down from 2.82% at November's auction.