Wall Street's Biggest Geniuses Reveal Their favourite Charts Of 2012

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There’s no better way to understand the world than through charts.

Business Insider reached out to its favourite analysts, economists, and traders to get their most important charts of 2012.

The responses we received vary dramatically, and the insights are revealing.

All of the big stories of the year are here: the rally in Treasuries, the year in stocks, the euro crisis, the changing nature of global energy, and the era of the central banker.

We’d like to express our huge thanks to everyone who contributed to this feature.

Byron Wien, Blackstone Group

Matt King, Citi

Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners Management

Gary Shilling, Economist

Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management

David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff + Associates

Manmohan Singh, IMF

Jack Bogle, Vanguard Group

Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs

Josh Brown, The Reformed Broker

Russ Certo, Brean Capital

Huw Pill, Goldman Sachs

Lakshman Achuthan, ECRI

Kit Juckes, Société Générale

David Cui, BofA Merrill Lynch

Barry Ritholtz, FusionIQ

Bartosz Pawlowski, BNP Paribas

Tom Keene, Bloomberg TV

Stephen Green, Standard Chartered

Frederik Ducrozet, Crédit Agricole

Jacques Cailloux, Nomura

Laurence Boone, BofA Merrill Lynch

Gerard Minack, Morgan Stanley

Sebastien Galy, Société Générale

John Stoltzfus and Matthew Naidorf, Oppenheimer

Cullen Roche, Orcam Financial Group

Michael McDonough, Bloomberg BRIEF

Alan Ruskin, Deutsche Bank

Matt King, Citi

Jonathan Krinsky, Miller Tabak + Co

Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch

Dave Lutz, Stifel Nicolaus & Co

Dan Greenhaus, BTIG

Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial

Sean Darby, Jefferies

Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners

Bill McBride, Calculated Risk Blog

Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors

Martin Fridson, FridsonVision LLC

Kit Juckes, Société Générale

Michael McDonough, Bloomberg BRIEF

Jonathan Golub, UBS

Joseph Brusuelas, Bloomberg LP

David Kotok, Cumberland Advisors

Rich Bernstein, Rich Bernstein Advisors

David Bianco, Deutsche Bank

Myles Zyblock, RBC

Sean Darby, Jefferies

Naufal Sanaullah, Macro Beat

Vincent Chaigneau, Société Générale

Gabriel Sterne, Exotix

Marc Faber, Gloom Boom & Doom Report

Bill Fleckenstein, Fleckenstein Capital

Richard Yamarone, Bloomberg News

Matt King, Citi

Millan Mulraine, TD Securities USA

Steven Englander, Citi

Drew Matus, UBS

Joseph Brusuelas, Bloomberg LP

Kit Juckes, Société Générale

Bill McBride, Calculated Risk Blog

Laurence Boone, BofA Merrill Lynch

David Zervos, Jefferies

Tom Lee, JPMorgan

Matt King, Citi

Joseph Brusuelas, Bloomberg LP

Michael Pento, Pento Portfolio Strategies

Jonathan Krinsky, Miller Tabak + Co

Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial

Jonathan Golub, UBS

David Schawel, Portfolio Manager

Andrew Wilkinson, Miller Tabak + Co

Bartosz Pawlowski, BNP Paribas

Jim Reid, Deutsche Bank

BONUS: Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO

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