German 10-year Bund Yield Hits All-time Low

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The 10-year German bund yield [s:DE:10YR] hit an all-time low Tuesday, as worries over the outcome of the snap Greek election and the expectation that the European Central Bank will soon begin buying government bonds drive investors into the perceived safety of sovereign debt. The 10-year bund yield has fallen 6.2 basis points to 0.455%. according to data from Tradeweb. Investors' concerns about the faltering eurozone economic recovery have driven the bund's yield lower for most of the past year, pushing it further into record-low territory.

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