U.K. Bonds in Longest Winning Run on Record Before BOE Meeting

  • Gilts climb for 11th day, in best stretch since at least 1989
  • U.K. sovereign securities have returned 5.6 percent in 2016

U.K. 10-year government bonds advanced for a 11th day, set for their longest stretch of gains since at least 1989, as investors awaited a Bank of England policy decision that’s overshadowed by an economic slowdown and next month’s referendum on membership of the European Union.

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