Global market trends

Index name (returns in US$) Q2 21 12 months ended 6/30/21
Equity indexes
Dow Jones Industrial Average 5.08% 36.34%
MSCI EAFE (ND) 5.17 32.35
MSCI Emerging Markets (ND) 5.05 40.90
MSCI Europe (ND) 7.42 35.09
MSCI World (ND) 7.74 39.04
Nasdaq 11.38 44.36
Russell 1000 8.54 43.07
Russell 2000 4.29 62.03
Russell 3000 Growth 11.38 42.99
Russell 3000 Value 5.16 45.40
S&P 500 8.55 40.79
Tokyo Topix -0.77 23.78
Fixed income indexes
Bloomberg Global Aggregate 1.31 2.63
Bloomberg Government Bond 1.71 -3.10
Bloomberg Municipal Bond 1.42 4.17
Bloomberg U.S. Aggregate Bond 1.83 -0.33
Bloomberg U.S. Mortgage-backed Securities 0.33 -0.42
ICE BofA U.S. 3-month T-bill 0.00 0.09
FTSE World Government Bond ex-U.S. 0.45 3.06
JPMorgan Developed High Yield 2.73 16.55
JPMorgan Emerging Markets Global Diversified 4.06 7.53
JPMorgan Global High Yield 2.71 16.28
S&P/LSTA Leveraged Loan 1.47 11.65
S&P GSCI 15.72 57.37

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