VIX – 2020 Coronavirus Crisis vs. Global Financial Crisis

VIX – 2020 Coronavirus Crisis vs. Global Financial Crisis The coronavirus crisis saw the VIX spiked much quicker than during the global financial crisis, and is normalizing more quickly as well. Image: J.P. Morgan Equity Derivatives Strategy

S&P 500 Post-Crisis Movement

S&P 500 Post-Crisis Movement This chart compares the coronavirus impact on U.S. equities with past shocks. The impact looks more like the Lehman Brothers collapse. Image: The Conference Board

Cumulative Number of Global Rate Cuts since the Global Financial Crisis

Cumulative Number of Global Rate Cuts since the Global Financial Crisis This chart puts into perspective the cumulative number of global rate cuts since the Global Financial Crisis. In 2019, central banks in OECD countries haven’t cut this much since the Great Financial Crisis. Image: BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research

S&P 500 Recovery Since The Financial Crisis

S&P 500 Recovery Since The Financial Crisis The chart shows that the S&P 500 has outperformed its historical recoveries since 2009. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

Warning Signs of the Next Financial Crisis

Warning Signs of the Next Financial Crisis Some vulnerabilities in the global economy pose a risk for investors and could amplify the next financial crisis. Image: International Monetary Fund

Financial Crisis Survival Lessons: Beats Market & Peers Since Bottom (Ariel Fund)

Financial Crisis Survival Lessons: Beats Market & Peers Since Bottom (Ariel Fund) Charles Bobrinskoy at Ariel Investments, has a patient and long-term value approach. He says: “the best time to buy is when people are panicking and scared. You have to be greedy when others are fearful. This is very hard to do, but this…