ECB’s Balance Sheet Hits €4trn, Next Stop €5trn?

The European Central Bank will be celebrating an important landmark next month. In little more than a year, the central bank has been able to increase access liquidity in the European banking system from about €150 billion (March 2015) to €983 billion today. The primary driver of this liquidity growth has been the central bank’s QE policy, which should take excess liquidity above the €1 trillion marker next month.

The current size of the ECB’s balance sheet and sheer volume of liquidity the bank has created over the past 12 months is the subject of a fixed income . . .


This content is exclusively for paying members. Access all of our content on including years of timeless investment news and in depth analysis for only a few dollars a month by signing up here while also supporting quality content and journalism, or learn more about our premium content here

If you are subscribed and having an account error please clear cache and then cookies if that does not work email and we will get back to you as quick as humanly possible

Saved Articles

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Opt out of occasional 3rd party offers