Declining January Effect - Experience in the United Kingdom

Gu, Anthony Yanxiang; Simon, John T.
June 2003
American Business Review;Jun2003, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p117
Academic Journal
Explores the trend of the January effect of two major stock indices in Great Britain for the years 1976 through 2000. Indication that the January effect is significantly negatively related to market volatility; Weaker January effect during periods of higher real gross domestic product (GDP) growth and stronger during periods of lower GDP growth.


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