U.S. Economic Policy Uncertainty Index

U.S. Economic Policy Uncertainty Index High policy uncertainty can lead to recessions. Currently, U.S. economic policy uncertainty is higher than during the financial crisis. Image: Deutsche Bank Asset Allocation

Global Political Uncertainty Index vs. VIX

Global Political Uncertainty Index vs. VIX This chart shows the wide divergence between the Global Political Uncertainty Index and VIX since 2015. More volatility ahead? Image: Legg Mason

U.S. Equity Volatility and Global Economic Policy Uncertainty

U.S. Equity Volatility and Global Economic Policy Uncertainty The chart shows that U.S. equity volatility does not mirror global economic policy uncertainty since 2009, perhaps due to strong central bank support. Image: Pictet Wealth Management

S&P 500 Long-Term Perspective

S&P 500 Long-Term Perspective In times of uncertainty, this chart puts into perspective the long-term returns of the S&P 500 since 1880. Image: BCA Research

GWIM Flows to Cash 4WMA

GWIM Flows to Cash 4WMA BofA private clients have raised record amounts of cash amid uncertainty in the global economy. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy