Net Percentage of Central Banks Tightening

Net Percentage of Central Banks Tightening More central banks are hiking rates to compensate for rising inflation. Image: BofA Merrill Lynch Global Investment Strategy

Total Central Bank Assets as a % of GDP

Total Central Bank Assets as a % of GDP The pace of major central bank purchases is expected to turn negative. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Central Bank Gold Purchases

Central Bank Gold Purchases Central bank appetite for gold remains strong. Image: BofA Global Research

Central Bank Asset Purchases

Central Bank Asset Purchases The pace of global central bank purchases is expected to turn negative next year. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy

Major Central Bank Assets vs. S&P 500 Index

Major Central Bank Assets vs. S&P 500 Index The expansion of central bank balance sheets tends to push the S&P 500 Index higher. Is the sky the limit? Image: Lohman Econometrics