Model banks analysis

Explore key differences between central banks across economy groups

Asset allocations

It will come as little surprise that central banks allocate the largest portion of their reserves to US Treasuries. 

But some other trends stand out. Investors in Asia and Europe are more likely to invest in SIBs. Almost all holdings of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are in high income jurisdictions. Central banks from high income countries are also more likely to invest in green bonds, and in currencies such as the yen and sterling.

For the full breakdown, use the benchmarking service’s interactive charts to explore the data.

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