Distribution of equity returns – update

September 20th, 2019, by Martyn Torevell

Most of our clients have exposure to UK and global equities as we believe that they are one of very few assets with the potential to provide capital growth and a rising income over time.

This article is an update on research we have carried out since 2014 and is based on the total returns generated by the FTSE All Share UK Equity market index over a series of rolling investment periods at weekly intervals over a 30 year period from June 1989 to June 2019. This period includes periods of heightened market volatility including the technology bubble of 1999/2000 and the global financial crisis of 2008/09.

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