Argentina has $2.6 bln in foreign debt to be issued yet in 2017

BUENOS AIRES, June 19 (Reuters) - Argentina has another $2.6 billion in foreign currency-denominated debt to be issued before the end of the year, Finance Minister Luis Caputo told reporters on Monday after the government sold its first-ever 100-year bond.

The government is now planning on issuing a total of $12.65 billion in foreign currency bonds this year, up from a previously planned $10 billion, Caputo said. (Reporting by Luc Cohen; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)