Article preview: In our latest monthly investment update for December 2020, we take a look at how the global investment markets, economy and commodities are performing. The FTSE 100 index of leading UK company shares closed at the end of November at 6,266.19, rising by 688.49 points or 12.4% during the month. It was the best month for the index since January 1989, with investor sentiment buoyed by positive vaccine development news. The index added £180 billion of market capitalisation during November. Despite a strong month, the FTSE 100 ended on a sour note, with a sell-off on Monday as investors took the opportunity to crystallise their gains. There remain concerns that the second wave of Covid-19 could still cause significant economic damage before the widespread availability of vaccines.
December 2020 Investment & Economic Update
This 924-word blog post is our latest monthly investment update for December 2020. We take a look at how the global investment markets, economy and commodities are performing. Written on 1st December 2020.
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