Fixed income

  • Fed talks dollar: implications for emerging market debt

    Fed talks dollar: implications for emerging market debt

    The Fed's unusual mention of dollar strength yesterday may fuel a rebound in emerging market debt sentiment. After the dollar posted the sixth largest quarterly gain in the dollar index in 34 years, emerging currencies which were faltering at interest rate hike prospects, may now gain much needed traction.

  • Watch: Philippe Lespinard on the outlook for fixed income

    Watch: Philippe Lespinard on the outlook for fixed income

    In the second part of our new series of videos looking at the market climate, Co-Head of Fixed Income, Philippe Lespinard discusses the outlook for global bonds.

  • Asian rate divergence provides bond opportunities

    Asian rate divergence provides bond opportunities

    A postcard from... Singapore: Rajeev De Mello, Head of Asian Fixed Income, is seeing a recovery in Asian bond markets.

  • Watch: 60 seconds with Rajeev De Mello

    Watch: 60 seconds with Rajeev De Mello

    Rajeev De Mello discusses the outlook for China's currency.

  • Bond investing in a rising rate environment

    Bond investing in a rising rate environment

    With the US economy accelerating, investors are wondering how far off a rise in interest rates will be. Fixed Income Fund Manager, Gareth Isaac, comments on how unconstrained bond funds could offer the flexibility needed to avoid getting caught out.

  • Schroders Quickview: Clock ticking for Argentina to strike deal with creditors

    Schroders Quickview: Clock ticking for Argentina to strike deal with creditors

    Argentina’s decade-long debt default saga is finally about to be resolved.

  • Fixed Income Roadmap: where next for bonds?

    Fixed Income Roadmap: where next for bonds?

    Bond markets across the risk spectrum have advanced beyond expectations so far in 2014 and investors are now faced with some challenging decisions.

  • Schroders Quickview: ECB takes deposit rates into negative territory

    Schroders Quickview: ECB takes deposit rates into negative territory

    Schroders' Fixed Income team reacts as the ECB takes unprecedented action.

  • Schroders Quickview: Upbeat US employment should support fixed income

    Schroders Quickview: Upbeat US employment should support fixed income

    A solid US employment report is good for the economy, but jobs growth is not so strong as to drive Treasury yields higher or cause the Federal Reserve to alter course on monetary policy.

  • Schroders Quickview: Brazil signals end to rate hiking cycle

    Schroders Quickview: Brazil signals end to rate hiking cycle

    Yesterday Brazil's central bank signalled what is likely to be the end of its long rate-hiking cycle by significantly changing the language in its communiqué while unanimously hiking rates by 25 basis points to 11%.