Market Update – August 2013

Global share markets retreated in August amid increasing US Federal Reserve taper talk and escalating geopolitical tensions.

The Australian share market made good gains, commodities rallied
and the Australian dollar fell further against the US dollar.

  • Global share markets weaker
  • Commodity prices post further gains
  • Global bond yields rise
  • Australian share market stronger
  • Australian dollar extends its slide against the US dollar

Read Report – Market Updates Aug 2013

 

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