Global unhedged and hedged shares had a poor month. As expected, unhedged outperformed hedged in a “risk-off” environment, helped by a depreciation in the Australian dollar. Aussie shares and particularly small cap stocks were hit hard during June.
Australian Equities perform well with all GICS sectors positive. Global shares had a mixed month, Australian shares performed well and the AUD$ gained against the USD$ but fixed income returns for the month were again exceptionally poor.
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