Visualizing the Fed's Balance Sheet: Ritholtz Chart
I am a huge sucker for a clever piece of digital design. Given yesterday’s surprise taper, I wanted to direct your attention to a very interesting look at the Fed’s balance sheet.
The accompanying chart comes from J.P. Koning, who designs financial visualizations at Financial Graph & Art and blogs at Moneyness. Click here to be taken to the interactive version, where you can highlight any program to see the Fed’s actions: