MSCI ACWI Index in 2017 rose each month. Since the beginning of this year, the index has increased by more than 20%. If in December shares climb, this will be the first year in history, when the markets did not finish a single month with a decline.
In January this year, the index rose by 2.7%, in February - by 2.6%, in March - by 1%, in April - by 1.4%, in May - by 1.9%, in June - by 0.3%, in July - by 2.7%, in August - by 0.2%, in September - by 1.8%, in October - by 2%, in November - by 1.8%.
Since the beginning of this year, emerging markets have grown by 25%, markets in Western Europe by 22%. The U.S stock indices Standard & Poor's 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average rose respectively by 20% and 25%.