Euro Strengthens Versus Japanese Yen After France Auctions Debt

The euro rose versus the yen and pared a decline against the dollar after France sold 7.84 billion euros of debt due between 2019 and 2060.

The 17-member currency strengthened 0.3 percent to 99.89 yen at 10:13 a.m. London time. It was 0.1 percent weaker at $1.2576.

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