Global Central Bank Balance Sheets

Global Central Bank Balance Sheets Global central bank balance sheets have grown to $21 trillion, roughly equivalent to the GDP of the United States. Image: Real Investment Advice

Annual Purchases of Gold by Central Banks

Annual Purchases of Gold by Central Banks The first three quarters of 2019 were the largest central banks purchase of gold in recent history, due to geopolitical tensions. Image: J.P. Morgan

Bank Reserves and S&P 500

Bank Reserves and S&P 500 J.P. Morgan suggests that Fed-injected liquidity is not the reason for the rise in the valuation of risk assets. Image: J.P. Morgan

Rate Decisions by Global Central Banks

Rate Decisions by Global Central Banks This chart puts into perspective rate decisions by central banks around the world. Global central banks haven’t cut this much since the Great Financial Crisis.