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  • Watch: 60 seconds with Matt Hudson on the change in leadership in equity markets

    Watch: 60 seconds with Matt Hudson on the change in leadership in equity marketsNEW

    Matt Hudson, Head of Pan-European Business Cycle, explains the shift in the focus of equity investors in their hunt for yield.

    • Matt Hudson, Head of Pan-European Business Cycle
    • 26 May 2015
  • Schroders Live reveals European optimism

    Schroders Live reveals European optimism

    At the May 2015 Schroders Live event, the panellists struck an optimistic tone and found a number of reasons to be upbeat about both growth and equities, especially in Europe.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • Simon Webber, Lead Portfolio Manager, Global and International Equities
    • 21 May 2015
  • Has the bear market in bonds arrived?

    Has the bear market in bonds arrived?

    Fixed income fund manager Gareth Isaac discusses whether the recent weakness in bond markets is a short-term setback, or the start of a sustained bear market for fixed income.

  • Schroders Quickview: UK falls temporarily into deflation

    Schroders Quickview: UK falls temporarily into deflation

    We are unconcerned by a single negative reading of -0.1% from UK annual consumer price inflation and expect to see higher inflation as 2015 progresses.

    • Azad Zangana, Senior European Economist & Strategist
    • 19 May 2015
  • Schroders Quickview: UK election result to provide welcome stability for business

    Schroders Quickview: UK election result to provide welcome stability for business

    Unsurprisingly, the UK election result has been taken well by the UK equity market and in the short-term provides businesses with a stable political and legislative background in which to invest for the future.

  • Schroders Quickview: UK election surprise lifts investor uncertainty

    Schroders Quickview: UK election surprise lifts investor uncertainty

    As results continue to roll in for one of the most unpredictable UK general elections of all time, it appears that the polls were wrong over the closeness of the race for Number 10 and investors are likely to respond positively to the news.

    • Azad Zangana, Senior European Economist & Strategist
    • 8 May 2015
  • Financial inclusion: how is the UK faring?

    Financial inclusion: how is the UK faring?

    While the UK banking sector is making progress in addressing the issue of financial inclusion, significant challenges remain. We believe that financial education is key to overcoming these.

  • UK mid caps: the hunt for pricing power

    UK mid caps: the hunt for pricing power

    Rosemary Banyard sets out her views on the market and prospects for the FTSE 250.

  • Watch: 60 seconds with Marcus Brookes on interest rate rises

    Watch: 60 seconds with Marcus Brookes on interest rate rises

    When will interest rates in the US and UK be going up? Marcus Brookes explains why his expectations have changed.

  • Living Wage: a UK perspective

    Living Wage: a UK perspective

    The living wage is gaining momentum in the UK. We look at its costs and benefits, which sectors have the most exposure to the issue and the impact of its implementation on corporate margins.