Reflections on 2018

Greed and fear were in evidence in 2018 - in (almost) equal measure. Research director James Carlisle looks back on some of the highs and lows.

There are plenty of things you can say about 2018, but one thing is certain - it's been a hell of a ride. We all know the sharemarket is driven by fear and greed, but rarely have they both been in evidence, in such equal measure.

After a minor setback in February, the All Ords surged 10% between April and August - before handing it all back, plus a little more, in the final four months of the year.

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