The value of ASX-listed stocks, as measured by the All Ordinaries Index, fell 0.1% in September 2016. This
performance was in contrast to some major markets, including the UK up 1.7%, Singapore up 1.7% and Hong
Kong up 1.4%. Declines were also observed in Japan down 2.6%, Germany down 0.8% and the US down 0.1%.
Volatility measures for the Australian equity market increased during September: