Keith Wade

  • Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - November 2014

    Schroders Economic & Strategy Viewpoint - November 2014

    In this month's Viewpoint:
    - Global forecast update and outlook for 2015.
    - Europe: Edging closer to sovereign QE.
    - EM forecast update: No bulls in this China shop.
    - Views at a glance.

  • Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the outlook for emerging markets

    Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the outlook for emerging markets

    It is a mixed picture for emerging markets as some countries struggle with inflation or political issues, while others are in far better shape.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 11 Nov 2014
  • Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the UK outlook

    Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the UK outlook

    Keith Wade explains why he thinks uncertainty over next year's general election could cause UK growth to slow.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 6 Nov 2014
  • Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the outlook for the eurozone

    Watch: 60 seconds with Keith Wade on the outlook for the eurozone

    Keith Wade explains why he is not as pessimistic on the eurozone as some, and looks at why Mario Draghi is keeping some weapons in his arsenal.

    • Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist
    • 4 Nov 2014
  • Schroders Quickview: Bank of Japan picks up QE baton

    Schroders Quickview: Bank of Japan picks up QE baton

    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 2014

    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 adjustment

    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 outlook

    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