FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Down 4.2% In December, Down 0.3% In Q4, Up 4% Over 2018 - CME Group Top Performer In 2018
After a year which saw the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index reaching record highs, the index ended 2018 in decline. Despite this, the index outperformed the major global indices.
Despite macroeconomic and geopolitical instability, the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index consolidated October’s modest rise to finish 3.1% up.
Brutal October Sees FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 1%, B3 Leads The Pack With Cboe Global Markets Close Behind In Halloween Rally
While the exchanges sector remained largely muted in October, US exchanges pushed their way into the top half of the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index despite the Securities and Exchange Commission's decision in October to block exchanges from raising fees on some data products. The SEC decision is being opposed by exchanges.
Muted Q3 Sees FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 0.1%, Down 1.7% In September, Up 9.5% Over 12 Months
Markets were muted during the third quarter with the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index ending the quarter 0.1 per cent higher. The index remained in negative territory in September losing 1.7 per cent.
Glass Half Full - FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Up 2.4% In August, Up 6.1% Year-To-Date, Up 15.4% Over 12 Months
This was a "glass half full" month for the exchanges sector. Slightly less than half the constituents of the index ended the month in positive territory with the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index itself posting a positive return of 2.4%.
Trade conflict between the United States and other major trading partners has roiled financial markets which have experienced volatility following significant corrections.
FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Slips On Trade War Anxiety, Down 0.8% In June, Down 3.3% In Q2, Up 16.9% Over 12 Months
The FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index remained in negative territory in June on fears of an escalation in the international trade conflict with the United States.
FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Declines For Fourth Consecutive Month, Up 5.1% Year To Date, Up 24.3% Over 12 Months
May was another mixed month for exchange groups, as the share values of listed exchanges fell by 1.5 per cent.
The FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index, which aims to reflect market sentiment and is a key indicator of exchanges performance closed at 49,891.9 on 31 May 2018.
Mixed Month For Exchanges As FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Down By 1% In April, But Up 28.2% Over 12 Months
Overall, returns for Exchange Groups were mixed in April, as the share values of listed exchanges fell by 1.0 per cent during April 2018 with 15 of the 28 constituents of the FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index in negative territory.
Mixed Quarter For Exchange Groups In March As Volumes Rise On Back Of Increased Volatility, FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Down By 1.6% In March, But Up By 7.8% In Q1
After a positive start to the year, it has been a rough first quarter for exchange groups with over half of the constituents in negative territory over the quarter as the spectre of a US/China trade dispute cast a long shadow over markets.