Monday, April 20, 2015

Repercussions of negative interest rates leave European banks paying homeowners

In the normal instance of a loan or mortgage, a person will borrow money from a bank at a certain agreed rate of interest over the course of an agreed amount of time.  However, in this new Keynsian world of negative interest rates, the tables are completely turned and we are now seeing European banks paying homeowners instead of receiving interest from them, for a mortgage held on property.
Welcome to Bizarro World.
 

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