The times when investors were able to enjoy a quiet summer seem to be over. August was a volatile month for financial markets, with the VIX averaging 19, compared to 13 in July.
Equity markets experienced welcome respite in January, after a torrid end to 2018.
After a strong first quarter, risk assets continued their rally in April.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last month.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last quarter.