Both transactions were placed in the international Eurobond market.
The 6-year bond amounts to Euro 700 million and pays a fixed annual coupon of 0.750%.
The re-offer price is 99.644%. The 12-year bond amounts to Euro 800 million and pays a fixed annual coupon of 1.625%. The re-offer price is 98.732%.
The proceeds of the bonds issue have a general purposes use. The bonds will be listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. The notes were bought by institutional investors mainly in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Netherlands and United Kingdom.