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Germany Sells Two-Year Notes With Negative Yield for First Time

July 18, 2012

Germany sold two-year notes with a negative yield for the first time.

The nation allotted 4.17 billion euros of the securities at an average rate of minus 0.06 percent in today’s auction, the Bundesbank said in a statement.

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