19MAR 2018

Why UK-focused stocks look their cheapest in a decade

Uncertainty around Brexit means UK shares have rarely been as unfashionable. The negativity may be overdone.



07MAR 2018


How reinvesting dividends has affected Isa returns since 1999

Reinvesting dividends can make a big difference to your savings. We look at how dividend reinvestment has affected Isa returns over the last 18 years.

01MAR 2018


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.


09FEB 2018


BoE: earlier and greater interest rate rises on the horizon

UK policymakers are concerned about inflation despite weak growth; we now forecast a November rate hike.

05FEB 2018


What has driven stockmarket returns and what will drive them in future?

While the equity markets of various countries and regions have performed very similarly over the past three years, the components of returns have been very different


26JAN 2018


UK growth edges higher, but BoE likely to hold

Quickview: Despite a pick-up in growth in Q4, annual GDP growth decelerates to its lowest rate since 2012.

08JAN 2018

Global Market Perspective

Global Market Perspective Q1 2018

Themes for 2018, slowing global liquidity, the behaviour of inflation and a review of 2017 all feature in this quarter's economic and asset allocation views.

05JAN 2018


European stockmarkets in 2017 - nine charts that show the trends

We look back at the drivers of Europe’s stockmarket gains in 2017, including the ongoing economic recovery and diminishing political risk.