Earlier optimism on the virus front started to fade, as a gradual easing of restrictions saw a spike in the number of new cases.
This saw new constraints imposed in some areas and prompted the World Health Organisation to suggest the worst of the pandemic may be
Overall news flow remained supportive of risk assets including equities and credit and enabled most major share markets to make positive progress.
There are a few changes earmarked for superannuation commencing 1 July 2021. These changes will impact both employers and employees. Read the details here to know what's expected.