It’s hard to find safety right now in markets that are in disarray, but bond traders are certainly trying to do exactly that.

"There's a time to search for yield, and then there's now, which is more of a time to insulate yourself from losing all your money."They’re buying short-term debt that stands to lose when the Federal Reserve raises interest rates—but a hike next month isn’t as much of a concern right now. And they’re dumping risky junk bonds faster than their high-grade counterparts, sending the yield gap between the two to the widest in almost three years.

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