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Global Government Debt Set to Soar to a Record $71.6 Trillion in 2022

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pixabay. La deuda pública mundial se disparará en 2022: 71,6 billones de dólares

Authors: Funds Society, Madrid

  1. Since the pandemic, global public debt has soared by more than 25% from $52.2 trillion in January 2020 to its current record level
  2. China's debt grew the fastest and by the largest amount in cash terms: 20%, or $650 billion
  3. Despite rising debt levels, debt servicing costs remained low
  4. The Janus Henderson Sovereign Debt Index reflects the indebtedness of governments around the world and identifies the investment opportunities this presents