September economic update with John Owen

John Owen, Portfolio Specialist, discusses the recent volatility of global and Australian share markets and how MLC's portfolios are positioned.

In the latest update, John reviews events in markets during August.

He discusses:

  • August being another challenging month for investors as share markets around the globe lost ground and displayed considerable day to day volatility

  • how the Australian share market was not immune to the weakness globally with the ASX200 Accumulation Index falling by 7.8%, its worst monthly return since October 2008 

  • how the concerns regarding China were the dominant influence on markets in August, and 

  • how MLC’s multi-asset portfolios are positioned.

To find out more:

Download the 2 page – September economic update.

   

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