It has been one year since FSA invested a hypothetical $1m with three robo-advisors operating in Asia. Did they beat their benchmarks? We summarise the one-year performance.
Robo-advisor performance: May 2019
Global equity markets were down by at least 6% in May, dragging down a majority of the portfolios.
Robo-advisor performance: April 2019
All portfolios have continued to rise since the start of the year.
Robo-advisor performance: March 2019
The cumulative returns of Aqumon’s portfolios have so far beaten their benchmark, the MSCI World Index.
Robo-advisor performance: February 2019
All portfolios have continued their upward momentum since the start of the year.
Robo-advisor performance: January 2018
All portfolios performed strongly in January after negative returns in December, with the aggressive portfolios posting the highest monthly returns.
Robo-advisor performance: December 2018
Towards the end of the year, conservative portfolios fared better compared to the balanced and aggressive portfolios.
Robo-advisor performance: November 2018
The three robo-advisers continued to have negative returns for all their portfolios.
Robo-advisor performance: October 2018
How did our three featured robo-advisors fare during volatile October, when the MSCI World Index fell 7%?
Robo-advisor performance: September 2018
Returns were muted last month for robo-advisors as well as their benchmark indices.