LONDON, Feb 19 (Reuters) – France has received orders of over 33.5 billion euros for a new 30-year syndicated bond, with the order book set to close at 1030 GMT, according to a lead manager.

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The country’s debt agency is set to price the bond at seven basis points over its outstanding 2048 issue, the lead manager said.

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Pricing is expected later today via BNP Paribas, Credit Agricole, HSBC, JP Morgan and Societe Generale. (Reporting by Abhinav Ramnarayan; editing by Virginia Furness).

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