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Global equity markets tumble on COVID-19 fears

The MSCI AC World index fell 2.6% in October following a 2.9% decline the previous month. The benchmark is now down 2.7% year-to-date (ytd) and ahead by 2.5% over 12 months. Emerging...

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Global equity markets fall 2.9% in September; gain 6.5% in Q3

The MSCI AC World Index fell 2.9% in September, paring the Q3 gain to 6.5%. The year-to-date (ytd) return is now a loss of 0.2%. The fall was led by technology stocks, which surrendered...

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Global markets jump 5.6% in August, now +2.8% ytd

The MSCI AC World Index jumped 5.6% in August with strong gains across all regions. The benchmark is now ahead 2.8% year-to-date (ytd) and 12.6% over one year. Markets were driven by...

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Global equities continue to advance; MSCI AC World Index adds 2.7% in June

Global equity markets continued to rebound in June, advancing for a third consecutive month. The MSCI AC World Index gained 2.7%, bringing the second-quarter climb to 17.7% and reducing...

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Recovery continues for global equity markets

May saw the continued recovery in global equity markets, helped by the easing of COVID-19 restrictions in many countries. The reopening of economies contributed to the positive...