August Market Wrap-up

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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