Volatility (VIX) was the week’s top performer. Also leading the markets were commodities represented by precious metals, energy, grains, with the exception of rice, and amongst the softs, cotton and cocoa. In currencies, the Yen, Euro and Swiss Franc also displayed strength.
Weekly laggards were equities, real estate, the US Dollar Index and 10-year treasury rates.
(Please see below for weekly periodic performance table)