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All Of The World's Money & Markets In One Visualization

•, by Tyler Durden

The U.S. budget deficit this year, for example, is projected to hit $3.8 trillion, which would be more than double the previous record set during the financial crisis ($1.41 trillion in FY2009). Meanwhile, the Fed has announced "open-ended" asset-buying programs to support the economy, which will add even more to its current $7 trillion balance sheet.

Given the scale of these new numbers -  here's how Visual Capitalist's Jeff Desjardins relates them back to the more conventional numbers and figures that we may be more familiar with?