Israel Successfully Raises $5 Billion in Largest Bond Issue Ever

On the 2nd of April 2020 Israel completed a successful bond issue on Wednesday, selling $5 billion worth of government bonds, including $1 billion over 100 years This is the longest-term issuance of the state ever, as well as the largest issue in the history of the state.

Two days before Israel was ranked as the safest place in the world in regard to the outbreak of the Coronavirus by the Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of organizations and companies working in breakthrough technology and high tech engineering innovation through scientific advances.