Europe ex UK

  • Schroders Quickview: Stagnant eurozone likely to bounce back

    Schroders Quickview: Stagnant eurozone likely to bounce back

    Official estimates show the eurozone stagnated in the second quarter of the year following poor performance in core Europe, disappointing City expectations.

  • Schroders Quickview: Impact of Russia’s sanctions on Western food imports

    Schroders Quickview: Impact of Russia’s sanctions on Western food imports

    Russia has imposed a ‘full embargo’ on a range of food imports from Western economies, which have imposed sanctions over Russia’s alleged involvement in Ukraine.

  • Schroders Quickview: Italy in triple-dip recession

    Schroders Quickview: Italy in triple-dip recession

    Early official estimates show that Italy has slipped back into recession for the third time since 2007. The economy contracted by 0.2% in the second quarter having contracted by 0.1% in the first.

  • Will eurozone tests spark wave of banking consolidation?

    Will eurozone tests spark wave of banking consolidation?

    The harsher the Asset Quality Review and Stress Test process and the greater the number of failures, the greater the probability that we see weaker banks being consumed by stronger rivals.

  • Time to broaden horizons in Europe

    Time to broaden horizons in Europe

    After strong performance from value shares, Martin Skanberg explains why now may be the time to return to higher quality and more defensive areas of the market.

  • Schroders Quickview: ECB acts to head off deflation risk

    Schroders Quickview: ECB acts to head off deflation risk

    European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi has announced interest rate cuts along with a whole host of non-conventional measures to head off the rising risk of deflation in the eurozone.

  • 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.

  • Watch: 60 seconds with Azad Zangana

    Watch: 60 seconds with Azad Zangana

    Azad gives his views on the European recovery story and outlines his expectations for the ECB meeting taking place today lunchtime.

  • Schroders Quickview: Low eurozone inflation increases pressure on ECB to act

    Schroders Quickview: Low eurozone inflation increases pressure on ECB to act

    Eurozone annual inflation has fallen to 0.5% in May, down from 0.7% the previous month.

  • Schroders Quickview: Reform laggards hold back eurozone growth

    Schroders Quickview: Reform laggards hold back eurozone growth

    First quarter eurozone GDP is estimated to have grown by 0.2% (quarter-on-quarter), matching quarterly growth at the end of 2013 but disappointing the City, where consensus expectations were for an acceleration to 0.4% growth.