August equity round-up
August was a difficult month for global equities, with the S&P Global 1200 index down 3%. The Battery Materials value chain also took it in the neck with the Global X Lithium & Battery Tech ETF down 10% m/m and the Solactive Battery Value Chain index down 7%. Our Nickel basket was the strongest performer, up 24% for the month, while the Downstream basket was the only other that was in positive territory for the month. All of the other baskets were down, with the Hard Rock Lithium and Vanadium baskets the worst performers...