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EFSF requests bank proposals for euro benchmark bond issue

By John Geddie

LONDON, Oct 10 (IFR) - The European Financial StabilityFacility (Aaa/AA+/AAA) has sent a request for proposals tomembers of its banking group for an upcoming euro benchmark bondissue, bank sources said.

There is no indication of size, maturity or timing in thedocument, sources said.

(Reporting By John Geddie, Editing by Helene Durand)

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Keywords: EFSF/BOND