Monetary Policy

14ДЕК 2015


Where next for QE?

This infographic explores whether quantitative easing has achieved its intended goals and what next once the QE party is over?

03ДЕК 2015


Global economy in pictures: Annual 2015 economic infographic

We review a turbulent year for the global economy which endured dramatic falls in the price of oil, geopolitical tension in Europe, a stockmarket crash in China and ends with the Federal Reserve considering raising interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade.


28ОКТ 2015


Will interest rates “neutralise” in our lifetimes?

The Federal Reserve’s (Fed) decision to delay raising interest rates in the wake of fears over the health of China’s economy highlights the conundrum facing central bankers, so when will interest rates rise and will I be dead before rates match GDP growth rates (“neutralise”) again?

27ОКТ 2015


Schroders Quickview: UK economy slows more than expected

Weaker growth presents challenges for policy makers.

23ОКТ 2015


Heading for number yuan: the growth of RMB bonds

As the yuan, or renminbi (RMB/CNY), recently passed the Japanese yen to become the world’s fourth most-used payment currency, it’s worth taking stock of how far the RMB has come, its future growth path and what this means for investors.

14ОКТ 2015


October 2015 Economic Infographic

In the latest infographic Schroders economists examine the impact on the rest of the world of the slowdown in China, the effect of Europe's refugee crisis on the region's economy and the outlook for the Federal Reserve's (Fed) interest rate policy.

14ОКТ 2015


TalkingEconomics: The macro impact of China

With the risks of a hard landing in China rising we look at the threat a slowdown in the world's second largest economy poses to global growth and the outlook for interest rates in the US.

12ОКТ 2015


What is a currency war, and should investors arm themselves?

Currency wars have become a regular feature in headlines, but what exactly are they? Alan Cauberghs investigates currency wars and looks at how they affect investors.

05ОКТ 2015


Schroders Quickview: US jobs report reduces chance of imminent rate hike

Worse than expected US jobs numbers have pushed out expectations for the first Federal Reserve rate rise.


11СЕП 2015


TalkingEconomics: EM forecast update - downward revisions

The Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRICs) paint a weaker picture this year as domestic concerns and falling commodity prices take their toll. 2016 looks brighter but the skies are still mainly cloudy for these emerging markets (EM).