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Chart of the month: Stock price falls in context

  • 06 April 2020
  • 5 mins reading time

Source: Bloomberg. FTSE All Share Index 31 December 1989 to 2 April 2020. Index level rebased to 100 at start to show the relative performance since then.

This chart shows how the value of the FTSE All Share index has changed since the end of 1989. There have been sharp falls in value at various points over this period of time, though the long-term trend has been upwards.

The chart refers to past performance and past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. The value of investments, and the income from them, may fall as well as rise and you may not get back the full amount invested.

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