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Economics

01MAY 2018

Three scenarios that show how quickly inflation can erode your wealth

Further increases in inflation may lie ahead in 2018 and 2019. In the first of a new series, we highlight how inflation can affect your investments

Economics

06APR 2018

2018

APRIL

06APR 2018

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60 seconds on what could derail the US expansion

In this video Keith Wade discusses the factors which could undermine the ongoing strength in the US economy

MARCH

22MAR 2018

Economics

New Fed chair Powell raises rates, growth and inflation forecasts

We still see scope for further interest rate rises from the Fed this year, following yesterday’s 25 basis point hike at the March meeting of the FOMC.

06MAR 2018

Economics

Why economic growth (and rates) could increase faster than expected

We’ve upgraded our predictions for how the major economies around the world will perform in the next two years. Here, we briefly explain why and summarise our predictions.

01MAR 2018

Economics

Cash Isa vs stockmarket Isa: which has returned the most?

Should you keep your Isa savings in cash or invest it? Schroders research reveals investing has in the past provided higher returns but cash has been more stable.

FEBRUARY

15FEB 2018

Economics

Where next for markets as Europe moves from recovery to expansion?

Can Europe’s economic momentum continue and how will tighter monetary policy affects investments?

14FEB 2018

Economics

US inflation shows signs of rising cyclical pressure in January

Core inflation looks likely to accelerate further, putting pressure on the Federal Reserve to keep tightening policy.

02FEB 2018

Economics

TalkingEconomics: Duelling in Davos

This month we look at the prospects for trade and the dollar, the case for withdrawing extraordinary stimulus measures in Europe, and forthcoming elections in emerging markets.