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  • Equities: is the bull market under threat?

    Equities: is the bull market under threat?NEW

    Equity markets have experienced a setback recently and this has led many strategists to question the longer term case for the asset class. However, we remain positive on shares and believe that equities can still generate an attractive premium for investors.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 23 Oct 2014
  • Internet connectivity to boost Chinese productivity

    Internet connectivity to boost Chinese productivityNEW

    The internet is driving big changes in the productive capacity of China's economy.

  • Schroders Quickview: Market setback provides opportunity

    Schroders Quickview: Market setback provides opportunity

    There has been a substantial increase in volatility over recent weeks caused by a number of different factors which have significantly impacted investor sentiment. European equities have declined by almost 15% since mid-September and we would like to highlight this setback as a buying opportunity.

  • Watch: Allan Conway on the outlook for emerging markets

    Watch: Allan Conway on the outlook for emerging markets

    In the final part of our new series of videos looking at the market climate, Head of Emerging Market Equities Allan Conway discusses the outlook for emerging markets.

  • Onwards and upwards: Japanese corporate earnings

    Onwards and upwards: Japanese corporate earnings

    Despite weak economic data in Japan, companies' profits continue to grow.

  • Watch: Peter Harrison on the outlook for equities

    Watch: Peter Harrison on the outlook for equities

    In the first part of a new series of videos looking at the market climate, Head of Investment Peter Harrison discusses the outlook for equities.

  • Decision day for Scotland: what will the impact be?

    Decision day for Scotland: what will the impact be?

    As the current United Kingdom both north and south of the border holds its breath to see which way the Scottish independence referendum goes, we have put together some key facts and figures to give some perspective on the potential consequences.

  • Shanghai-Hong Kong 'through train' picks up steam

    Shanghai-Hong Kong 'through train' picks up steam

    In early April, regulators in China announced a pilot scheme that aims to create mutual market access (MMA) between the stock exchanges of both Shanghai and Hong Kong.

  • Three reasons supporting Japan's long term story

    Three reasons supporting Japan's long term story

    Are Japanese equities a sound long-term investment? This is a question frequently asked by investors, especially by those overseas.

    • Taku Arai, Product Manager, Japanese Equities
    • 21 Aug 2014
  • Schroders Quickview: Japan GDP feels effect of consumption tax

    Schroders Quickview: Japan GDP feels effect of consumption tax

    Japan’s second quarter real GDP fell a bracing 6.8% compared to the previous quarter on an annualised basis.