Bund yield falls to record on debt crisis

German 10-year bund yields dropped to a record low as speculation Europe’s debt crisis is worsening underpinned demand for the region’s safest securities.

29th May, 2012

German 10-year bund yields dropped to a record low as speculation Europe’s debt crisis is worsening underpinned demand for the region’s safest securities.

Bunds headed for their biggest monthly gain this year and Spanish notes slid after a Spanish government spokesman said the country may need to issue more bonds to rescue the Bankia group.

German government securities were also boosted as Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said the European Central...

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