2018 Review: Events that took the markets by storm

2018 was an action-packed year with a multitude of factors, both domestic and global, casting their influence on investor sentiment.

Dec 21, 2018 09:12 IST India Infoline News Service

Bulls and bears fought hard to tug markets in their favor this year with twenty eighteen witnessing it all -- the good, the bad, and the ugly. 2018 was no less action-packed with a multitude of factors, both domestic and global, casting their influence on investor sentiment.

From Donald Trump’s swaggering tweets to the high-octane state elections, the year gone by was indeed one that made Indian and global markets go in a tizzy. As Indian markets soared to new highs, the broader market’s fat balloon burst during the year.

Here’s a timeline to reminisce some of the most important developments that occurred in 2018:

Events that affected the markets in 2018 | IndiaInfoline
Events that affected the markets in 2018 | IndiaInfoline
Events that affected the markets in 2018 | IndiaInfoline
Events that affected the markets in 2018 | IndiaInfoline

Sentiment swelled as well as soured in a heartbeat around these events, making 2018 truly a year of ups and downs. As investors were left agog with happenings consequential to the markets, on the sidelines, 2018 will also end with some sweet memories of the pompous Ambani wedding and bitter ones of losing some of the most influential personalities such as AB Vajpayee and Stan Lee who have given the world a lot to remember!

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