Keith Wade

  • Schroders Quickview: Bank of Japan picks up QE baton

    Schroders Quickview: Bank of Japan picks up QE batonNEW

    We look into the details and the likely impact of today’s announcement by the Bank of Japan that it is to expand its asset purchase programme from JPY60 – 70 trillion to JPY80 trillion a year.

  • Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - October 2014

    Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - October 2014NEW

    In this month's Viewpoint:
    - Low inflation bewitches central banks.
    - The Rocky Horror Euro Show.
    - China: No tricks up their sleeve, no treats on offer.
    - Views at a glance.

  • Smog-bound Beijing faces marathon adjustment

    Smog-bound Beijing faces marathon adjustmentNEW

    A postcard from... Beijing: Keith Wade reflects on his recent visit to China where he sensed a move away from market-based solutions towards a greater centralisation of power.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 30 Oct 2014
  • Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the US outlook

    Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the US outlookNEW

    Amid growing concerns about possible threats to US growth, Keith Wade explains why he is confident that the country's economic recovery remains on track.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 29 Oct 2014
  • Equities: is the bull market under threat?

    Equities: is the bull market under threat?

    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
  • Schroders Quickview: Fed begins to worry about the rest of the world

    Schroders Quickview: Fed begins to worry about the rest of the world

    The minutes of the September Federal Open Market Committee meeting took a more dovish turn than markets had expected with the committee citing weakness in the rest of the world and the strength of the US dollar as a concern.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 9 Oct 2014
  • Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - August 2014

    Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - August 2014

    In this month's Viewpoint:
    Forecast update: recovery continues but headwinds persist
    Europe: downside risks rise
    EM forecast update: politics and policy
    Macro summary

  • 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.

  • Schroders Quickview: US economy rebounds strongly

    Schroders Quickview: US economy rebounds strongly

    Following the weather-hit first quarter, the US economy has rebounded strongly.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 30 Jul 2014
  • Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - July 2014

    Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - July 2014

    In this month's Viewpoint:
    US: Why worry about rising wages?
    Eurozone: Making progress
    The EM export recovery: are we nearly there yet?
    Views at a glance