Global Monetary Policy Map

Global Monetary Policy Map So far, global central banks remain firmly in a tightening mode. Image: Topdown Charts

Global Monetary Policy Rates

Global Monetary Policy Rates Will inflation cause central banks to tighten monetary policy quicker than expected? Image: Topdown Charts

Median Policy Rate Projections in the Fed’s Summary of Economic Projections

Median Policy Rate Projections in the Fed’s Summary of Economic Projections The anticipation of rate cuts in 2024 and beyond is generally viewed as bullish for equity markets, as it signals a potential easing of monetary policy that can support economic growth and stock prices. Image: BofA Global Research

Monthly Number of Global Central Bank Rate Cuts

Monthly Number of Global Central Bank Rate Cuts A total of 152 interest rate cuts from global central banks is expected in 2024, marking a significant shift towards easing monetary policy worldwide. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy

Global Central Bank Balance Sheets

Global Central Bank Balance Sheets The ongoing trend of central banks purchasing global debt since 2008, will depend on dynamic economic conditions, inflationary forces, and the specific monetary policy goals of each individual central bank. Image: Real Investment Advice

Central Banks – Market Risk Trend and Economic Policy Trend

Central Banks – Market Risk Trend and Economic Policy Trend Chart suggesting that risk assets’ sensitivity to political risks has been neutralized by central banks’ QE and dovish monetary policy stance. Image: Image: BofA Global Research