SPIVA® U.S. Year-End 2020

The year 2020 was tumultuous for financial markets. The COVID-19 pandemic threw the world into chaos early in the year, with the S&P 500® falling 33.8% between Feb. 19, 2020, and March 23, 2020. Governments and central banks pulled out their playbooks from the global financial crisis of a decade earlier and acted swiftly to increase spending and ease monetary policy. 

Financial markets rapidly recovered, with the S&P 500 regaining its all-time high by August and ending the year up 18.4% after shrugging off U.S. election histrionics.

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