Holders of Negative Yielding Debt

Holders of Negative Yielding Debt Central banks hold 79% of negative-yielding debt. Picture source: Deutsche Bank Global Research

Global Negative Yielding Bonds

Global Negative Yielding Bonds This chart shows all bonds in the world at negative interest rates. Picture source: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Sovereign Bonds with Negative Yields

Sovereign Bonds with Negative Yields This chart puts things into perspective by showing the share of developed market sovereign bonds with negative yields (1-10 year maturities). Picture source: Credit Suisse

Negative Yielding European Corporate Bonds

Negative Yielding European Corporate Bonds Now, €1.1 trillion of European corporate bonds yield are below zero: exactly half of the European high-grade credit market. Picture source: BofA Merrill Lynch

Total Negative Yielding Corporate Bonds Outstanding

Total Negative Yielding Corporate Bonds Outstanding Negative-yielding corporate debt passed $1 trillion in market value. Investors face significant risk should rates start to rise. Picture source: Bianco Research

Negative Yielding Bonds in the Bloomberg/Barclays Aggregate Index

Negative Yielding Bonds in the Bloomberg/Barclays Aggregate Index This chart puts things into perspective. As a reminder, keep in mind that bondholders will get back less than what they paid if they hold bonds to maturity. Picture source: Bianco Research Click the Picture to Enlarge  

Negative Yielding Bonds In the World

Negative Yielding Bonds In the World Now, 25% of all bonds in the world trade at negative interest rates. Keep in mind that raising interest rates in the future could be painful for bond investors. Picture source: Deutsche Bank Global Research

Negative Yielding Bonds in the Barclays/Bloomberg Global Aggregate Index

Negative Yielding Bonds in the Barclays/Bloomberg Global Aggregate Index These charts put things into perspective. Keep in mind that bondholders will get back less than what they paid if they hold bonds to maturity. Negative yield bonds are also a tax on bondholders. Picture source: Bianco Research