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Subzero interest rate trend sends shivers through Asia

Global negative-yield bonds double to $17tn, posing economic risk

Central bank officials have expressed interest in Japan's low interest rate policy amid concerns over a global economic slowdown.

BRUSSELS/LONDON/TOKYO -- Investors and fund managers worldwide are coming to grips with a growing phenomenon: a huge and rapidly expanding pile of negative-yielding debt.

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