The Reserve Bank of Australia has cut rates in response to a labour market that has lost momentum, and amid concerns over household consumption and China’s trade dispute.
We examine whether Japanese households have taken on more risk in search of higher returns, and consider the implications for other developed markets.
We have cut our global GDP growth forecast again for 2019 but have revised up our prediction for 2020 amid greater optimism on the longer-term outlook.
Economic and Strategy Viewpoint
In our latest forecast update, we cut our 2019 global growth projection again but we still think the US and world economy will avoid recession.
Judging the end of the market cycle is difficult. Here, Schroders fund managers - including Nick Kirrage, Nick Kissack and Alex Breese - discuss charts that have caught their eye.