Amundi Asia Pacific Market Monthly Commentary - December 2020
Friday 16 October 2020
Investors took risk off their pedals on the escalating tensions between US and China and rising uncertainties surrounding the US Presidential election. For this reason, the MSCI Asia ex Japan Index continued its decline by -1.68% in September (in USD terms, net dividends excluded) on profit taking, after 3 months of consecutive gains. The MSCI World Index also saw losses in September, down -3.59% (in USD terms, net dividends excluded).