World markets performance in first quarter 2013 (with added bitcoin)

The following chart shows the performance of a selection of world markets for Jan-Mar 2013.

World markets performance in first quarter 2013

The Nikkei was obviously the star (in Yen terms), but the FTSE 250 was also strong in third place.

The data for the chart is given in the following table.

Market Jan-Mar 2013 Chng (%)
Nikkei 225 18.7
Swiss Market Index 14.5
FTSE 250 12.5
Dow Jones Industrial Average 11.3
KOSPI Composite Korea 11.3
S&P 500 10.0
ISE National 100 9.0
FTSE 100 8.7
OMX Stockholm 30 8.7
Nasdaq Comp. 8.2
S&P/ASX 200 6.8
FTSE Eurotop 100 4.6
Platinum (LBM) $ 3.3
CAC 40 2.5
DAX (Xetra) 2.4
AEX Index 1.6
Brent Oil Spot $ -1.3
Hang Seng -1.6
IBEX 35 -3.0
S&P BSE India Sensex Index -3.0
FTSE BRIC 50 -3.3
Gold Spot $ per oz -4.7
Russian Trading System Index -4.7
FTSE MIB -5.7
Silver Spot $ per oz -6.5
FTSE/Xinhua China 25 -6.8
Coffee Composite -7.0
Bovespa Stock Index -7.5

The following chart adds the performance of Bitcoin/USD  over the period (+775%).

World markets and Bitcoin perfoamance - first quarter 2013

 

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World markets performance in January 2013

The following chart shows the performance of a selection of world markets in January 2013. The FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 Indices were up 6.4% and 5.3% respectively.

 

 

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