Negative interest rates on German bonds

//Negative interest rates on German bonds

Negative interest rates on German bonds

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CNN Money: Yes, investors now pay to lend Germany money

Article published: Feb 25, 2015 – out of date: no longer suitable for your IB Economics commentary

IB Economics syllabus: Macroeconomics

If you want to lend money to the German government you will have to pay for it.

Source of image: David Gannon, AFP, Getty Images

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By | 2017-08-23T11:00:15+00:00 February 25th, 2015|Macro|Comments Off on Negative interest rates on German bonds

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My name is Daniel Szekely and I work as an IB Economics tutor, examiner and teacher. Having earned an MA degree in Economics at the University of Aberdeen, I became a financial analyst at Morgan Stanley, one of the largest investment banks of the world. Yet, despite the promising career prospects of the banking industry, I decided to make a larger social impact by becoming a teacher. Currently, I teach IB Economics at SEK Budapest International School and have been an examiner for over 5 years. I started EconDaddy as a simple blog to share great articles with my students and others taking IB Economics around the world to use for their commentaries. Being a practicing IB Economics tutor, I have first hand insight into the most common mistakes of students, so the EconDaddy blog now also provides exam and commentary writing tips.

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