August Market Wrap-up

5 September 2018
The ASX 200 hit a fresh 10-year high in August, closing out the month on 6319.

Despite the liberal party leadership battles, the market traded within a relatively tight range meaning that the volatility overall was low. There were, however, a few notable breakouts, with the telecom, tech and healthcare sectors all seeing gains throughout the month.

Watch Canstar’s General Manager of Wealth, Josh Callaghan’s wrap-up on what moved the markets, fixed income and property in August.


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About Josh Callaghan
Canstar’s General Manager for Wealth, Josh Callaghan, is the former General Manager of Wealth at Canstar and co-founder of Fintech Queensland. In his role at Canstar, Josh was responsible for the strategic direction, operations and commercial outcomes of the Wealth division, which includes Superannuation and Investments. He has over 19 years of experience in product management, strategy, technology and marketing in the financial services industry.

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