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Written by: Ryan Love
Tuesday, 30 June 2020

Investment markets were volatile in June, although we ended the month on a positive note.  The benchmark All Ordinaries index for the Australian share market gained by 2.2% in the month, closing June at 6,001.3 points.   

Written by: Ryan Love
Sunday, 31 May 2020

Investment markets consolidated recent gains in the month of May.  The benchmark All Ordinaries index for the Australian share market gained by 4.9% in the month, closing May at 5,872.2 points.   

Written by: Ryan Love
Thursday, 30 April 2020

Investment markets settled in the month of April, with some optimism relating to containment of the spread of Coronavirus and effective government stimulus measures.

Written by: Ryan Love
Tuesday, 31 March 2020

The continued spread of Coronavirus has resulted in further carnage across global investment markets, with the magnitude of market falls not seen since the 1987 stock market correction.

Written by: Ryan Love
Sunday, 01 March 2020

As foreshadowed in last month’s newsletter, the rapid spread of coronavirus has resulted in carnage across global investment markets – particularly late in the month as it became apparent that the spread of the virus was far from contained.

Written by: Ryan Love
Saturday, 01 February 2020

The Australian share market started the New Year on a positive note, with the benchmark All Ordinaries index gaining by 4.6% to close the month at 7,121.2 points.  However, late in the month, global investment markets pulled-back sharply with concerns around the likely impact of the rapidly spreading “coronavirus”.

Written by: Ryan Love
Tuesday, 07 January 2020

The Australian share market declined in value in the month of December, with the benchmark All Ordinaries index falling by 2.0% to close the month at 6,810.0 points.  Notwithstanding the poor monthly result, 2019 will be remembered as a stellar year for Australian shares, with the benchmark index gaining by more than 19% in the 2019 calendar year.

Written by: Ryan Love
Sunday, 01 December 2019

Renewed optimism surrounding a United States – China trade deal saw the Australian share market close higher for the month of November.  For the month, the All Ordinaries index gained by 2.6% to close at 6,948.0 points.   

The Australian Dollar gave-back most of its prior monthly gains, decreasing in value by 1.8% in November, with 1 Australian Dollar currently buying 67.63 US cents.   

Written by: Ryan Love
Friday, 01 November 2019

The Australian share market closed marginally lower for the month of October, with the All Ordinaries index falling by 0.4% to close the month at 6,772.9 points.   The Australian Dollar gained by 2.1% in October, with 1 Australian Dollar currently buying 68.90 US cents.   

Written by: Ryan Love
Monday, 30 September 2019

The Australian share market turned positive in the month of September, with the All Ordinaries index gaining by 1.5% to close the month at 6,800.6 points.   The Australian Dollar was steady, with 1 Australian Dollar currently buying 67.50 US cents.