Negative Rates & Negative Interest Rate Policy

4 Feb 2021

NEGATIVE RATES & NEGATIVE INTEREST RATE POLICY: A study of the consequences for investment professionals


Negative and ultra-low interest rates have become a well-established phenomenon globally, created in response to the Global Financial Crisis and the Covid-19 pandemic as an anitidote to financial and economic collapse. As a consequence, however, new risks have emerged in what this paper terms 'distortions'. This paper identifies the risks building in markets and institutions and concludes with six points for every investment professional to consider.

Read the full paper here (PDF).