Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has postponed a planned consumption tax increase and called a snap general election. While this has caused further market volatility, we still see a number of positive factors supporting the equity market.
Although the asset management industry treats emerging markets as a single entity, those countries that comprise the grouping continue to move in different directions, a trend that is almost sure to define 2015.
A postcard from... Istanbul: Craig Botham reflects on his recent visit to Turkey's largest city where, despite its status as one of the "Fragile Five" and ISIS on its doorstep, he found no shortage of optimism.
The eurozone economy grew by 0.2% in the third quarter compared to the previous quarter, which was slightly better than consensus expectations of 0.1%. Compared to the same period a year earlier, the eurozone grew by 0.8%.
Climate change is happening and we are not doing enough to stop it, according to a report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). We look at the report and its implications for investors.
A panel of Schroders' fund managers discuss approaches to investing in fixed income in an environment of rising interest rates.
What effect will the third revolution have on the world economy?
Robert Farago outlines our investment conclusions in response to Dani Rodrik’s analysis of the future of globalization.