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  • Schroders Quickview: Where next for Asian bonds?

    Schroders Quickview: Where next for Asian bonds?

    The slowdown in China ignores the region’s broader strengths.

  • Schroders Quickview: Fed actions hold key to EM rout

    Schroders Quickview: Fed actions hold key to EM rout

    If there were any doubt only a few days ago, there should be none at all now - that even incrementally more restrictive monetary policy by the Federal Reserve is a danger in a very slow growth world.

  • Absolute return - thinking differently about bond funds

    Absolute return - thinking differently about bond funds

    We take a look at absolute return bond funds, and explore how a strategic approach could better protect capital without sacrificing growth.

    • Michael Lake, Fixed Income Investment Director, Multi-sector
    • 14 Aug 2015
  • Is climate change a threat to insurance-linked securities?

    Is climate change a threat to insurance-linked securities?

    Savvy investors are constantly looking for new ways to diversify their portfolios, and the ongoing search has led many to look at insurance-linked securities (ILS). We look at one of the key questions surrounding the asset class.

  • Green bonds: nascent market to play vital role

    Green bonds: nascent market to play vital role

    We examine the growing market in green bonds, which we believe is a vital tool in facilitating the allocation of capital to projects that can help deliver on ambitions to limit global warming.

  • Schroders Quickview: As UK growth rebounds, are rate rises on the horizon?

    Schroders Quickview: As UK growth rebounds, are rate rises on the horizon?

    With growth having rebounded in the second quarter and inflation forecast to rise above 1% in 2016, we believe the Bank of England looks set to raise interest rates early next year.

    • Azad Zangana, Senior European Economist & Strategist
    • 28 Jul 2015
  • Schroders Quickview: Greece votes “no” and enters limbo

    Schroders Quickview: Greece votes “no” and enters limbo

    The Greek referendum over the weekend returned a resounding “no” to Europe’s bailout offer. With 61.3% voting ‘no’, Prime Minister Tsipras has arguably increased his support compared to the 36% won in the last legislative election. In our view, the referendum result dramatically increases the risk of Grexit to around 75% due to the large number of obstacles that stand in the way of a new bailout.

    • Azad Zangana, Senior European Economist & Strategist
    • 6 Jul 2015
  • Schroders Quickview: Puerto Rico's distress should be contained

    Schroders Quickview: Puerto Rico's distress should be contained

    In isolation, Puerto Rico's credit deterioration is unlikely to lead to broader systemic risk.

  • Schroders Quickview: Fed reiterates rate hike stance

    Schroders Quickview: Fed reiterates rate hike stance

    We assess the outcome of the latest meeting of the US Federal Open Markets Committee and how it affects the likely timing of the first interest rate rise.

    • Lisa Hornby, Portfolio Manager, US Fixed Income
    • 18 Jun 2015
  • With bond yields soaring, should investors take flight?

    With bond yields soaring, should investors take flight?

    Fixed Income Fund Manager, Gareth Isaac, discusses the recent bond market volatility and its implications for investors over the longer term.