David Brett

Investment Writer

Fund Manager, Schroders

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Economics

15AUG 2019

Economy on red alert with yield curve close to inversion

With yield curves close to inverting in the US and UK, Keith Wade, Chief Economist, explains the implications for the economy.

2019

JUNE

21JUN 2019

Economics

Brexit three years on: markets and the economy in six charts

It’s been three years since the UK voted to leave the EU. We look at what’s happened to the economy and markets, and what’s next for investors.

MAY

01MAY 2019

Economics

Can a 60/40 split portfolio deliver better outcomes?

For decades financial planners and investors have abided by the 60/40 rule and calculations made by Schroders illustrate why, but has it had its time?

MARCH

29MAR 2019

Economics

The chart that tells the story of value investing’s potential

Value stocks are currently the most out of favour in the history of financial records. Is now the time for value to make its comeback?

28MAR 2019

Economics

Cash Isa vs stock market Isa: which has returned the most?

Despite the volatility of stocks over the last two decades, Schroders calculations reveal investing has provided higher returns but cash has been more stable.

19MAR 2019

Economics

14 years of returns: history’s lesson for investors

This graphic shows the best and worst performing assets each year since 2005. Schroders research illustrates why diversifying your investments matters.

12MAR 2019

Economics

Countdown to Brexit: three market indicators to watch

With Brexit uncertainty affecting UK assets, we offer a basic explanation on three market indicators that investors might like to discuss with their adviser.

JANUARY

24JAN 2019

Economics

29 reasons not to invest in the global stock market

Over the past three decades there have been plenty of shocks to dissuade people from investing. Our data shows what happened after each event.