The U.K. on Wednesday became the latest country to sell bonds at negative interest rates, showing investor demand for government securities is so high than some are willing to pay for the privilege. The negative-yielding bond auction came as the coronavirus pandemic crushes economies across the world. Officials at the Bank of England, notably Gov. Andrew Bailey, have discussed the possibility of setting negative interest rates though it’s not seen as likely anytime soon. Read Yahoo News article
The list is growing! Amount of global debt with negative yield.