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20JUL 2018

BoJ to remain dovish as inflation disappoints

Quickview: Lower-than-expected inflation release means the Bank of Japan is likely to keep interest rates at lows

2018

FEBRUARY

14FEB 2018

Economics

Japanese growth moderates, but eighth consecutive quarter of positive GDP growth confirmed

Quickview: Consumption and capex the bright spots in a weaker-than-expected Japan GDP report.

05FEB 2018

Economics

What has driven stockmarket returns and what will drive them in future?

While the equity markets of various countries and regions have performed very similarly over the past three years, the components of returns have been very different

2017

DECEMBER

13DEC 2017

Economics

Outlook 2018: Another good year for investors?

We find a spirit of cautious optimism in our round-up of the market views from around Schroders.

04DEC 2017

Economics

Outlook 2018: Japanese equities

The policy environment for Japanese companies looks favourable for the year ahead, although external risks remain.

01DEC 2017

Economics

Outlook 2018: Global economy

In the first part of our series of articles assessing the outlook for next year, Keith Wade discusses whether the Goldilocks combination of strong growth and low inflation can continue in 2018.

NOVEMBER

23NOV 2017

Economics

World pension ages on the rise: when will you retire?

State pension ages are rising around the world. We compare increases in different countries and suggest how people can still retire early

15NOV 2017

Economics

Pick up in net exports supports Japanese Q3 GDP growth

Japan confirms seventh consecutive quarter of positive growth at 1.4% q/q in Q3.