Fed's Balance Sheet 12 November 2014 Final Advance? Another Record High Even Though October Was Supposed to be the "High Water Mark".
November 14th, 2014
Total Fed Balance Sheet
Fed's Balance Sheet week ending balance sheet was $4.447 trillion - above the record $4.445 trillion for week ending 05 November 2014 (last week). As you can see from the above curve, the rate of growth is becoming flat. Note that on the 29 October 2014, the Federal Reserves governing board (FOMC) stated that .....
..."the Committee decided to conclude its asset purchase program this month [October 2014]". Therefore October 2014 should be the high water mark for the Federal Reserves' balance sheet.
The complete balance sheet data and graphical breakdown of the cumulative and weekly changes follows - continue reading >>