Chris Dillow 

Doubting the September effect

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Doubting the September effect

It’s September, which poses the question: do markets learn? I ask because this month has historically been (on average) the worst for UK equities. Since 1966 investors have lost an average of 0.59 per cent in September, which just edges out June’s average 0.37 per cent loss to make it the worst month of the year.

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