21 Mar Market Commentary – March 2018
Global Market Outlook Volatility is Back!
Global equities pulled back in February, with the MSCI All-Country Index dropping 3.5%, largely due to concerns over rising inflation and bond yields in the US, following a higher than expected US wage gain reported for January.
By region, declines were fairly evenly spread across the US, Europe, Japan and Emerging Markets. By contrast, Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index held up reasonably well, delivering a 0.6% gain.
Watch more from Ben Bassanese Chief Economist at Betashares…
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