Negative Interest Rates, Explained

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Negative interest rates might sound boring but they're a hot topic among central bankers and market watchers right now. Below-zero rates started in 2009 when Sweden’s Riksbank became the first central bank in the world to push interest rates into negative territory. On Thursday the Riksbank went even further, lowering its main interest rate to -0.5…

Related—Bank of Japan adopts negative interest rate policy (Source: ARIRANG NEWS, 1/29/2016)