Holders of Negative Yielding Debt

Holders of Negative Yielding Debt Central banks hold 79% of negative-yielding debt. Picture source: Deutsche Bank Global Research

Small Caps Debt-to-Equity Exceeds Large Caps

Small Caps Debt-to-Equity Exceeds Large Caps The debt-to-equity ratio of small caps exceeds large caps for the first time. Picture source: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

Different Holders of DM Government Debt

Different Holders of DM Government Debt The chart shows the historical breakdown of different holders of DM government bonds and overall DM debt-to-GDP. Even with QE, central bank government bond holdings are below historical peaks. Picture source: BlackRock Investment Institute

Household Debt as a Proportion of GDP

Household Debt as a Proportion of GDP Household debt levels in China are equivalent to those in advanced economies. Picture source: The Wall Street Journal

America’s Mortgage Debt by State

America’s Mortgage Debt by State The average mortgage debt per capita in the United States is $33.680. Picture source: howmuch.net

U.S. Household Debt and World Trade

U.S. Household Debt and World Trade This chart shows the pretty good correlation between U.S. household debt and world trade. Picture source: Oxford Economics, Macrobond

China: Chinese Firms Reliance on USD-denominated Debt

China: Chinese Firms Reliance on USD-denominated Debt Chinese firms reliance on USD-denominated debt is lower than other emerging markets. But a weakened yuan would hurt Chinese firms. Picture source: Institute of International Finance