How Big is a Billion? A Trillion? What Does Bank Derivative Exposure Look Like in Printed Currency?

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The image above places an average-sized person next to $1,000,000,000 stacked on a pallet. Click through the link to see the size of the major US bank’s derivative exposure amounts if it were printed and stacked. The stacks of bills are significantly larger than the skyscraper-sized headquarters.

–From demonocracy.info

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