David Brett

Investment Writer

Fund Manager, Schroders

AUGUST

18AUG 2016

Economics

Are negative rates helping? These three charts suggest not

Desperate times have prompted desperate measures. But is the extreme medicine working? Savers and investors may wish to look away now.

JULY

19JUL 2016

Economics

13 years of returns: history’s lesson for investors

This table shows how five main types of investment have performed in each of the last 13 years, underlining why diversification is so important to your portfolio.

14JUL 2016

Economics

Are there any safe haven investments left?

After nearly a decade of low interest rates and central banks pumping money into financial markets traditional safe haven investments have become expensive, so where could investors look to keep their investments safe?