U.S. Deficit Provides Boon for Bond Investments - Articles

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Posted by: Jarod Word on Apr 24, 2019

America’s ballooning deficit may have a slight silver lining — an uptick in safe asset investments, Bloomberg reports. Industry leaders point to the fact that consumers flock to less risky, low-yield investments such as treasury bonds in volatile markets that are backed by government liabilities, which have traditionally performed well in the U.S. Though the returns on treasuries are often meager, America raises a net positive while other some developed nations recently produced negative yields.