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11FEB 2019

Brexit uncertainty weighs on UK GDP growth

The weak growth figures point to risk of recession this year.

2019

JANUARY

22JAN 2019

Economics

Brexit plan B looks like plan A as prime minister rules out delay

The government risks losing control to parliament but probability of no deal remains as high as ever.

16JAN 2019

Economics

Brexit deal defeat triggers huge uncertainty: what next?

Possibility of no deal Brexit is as high as ever, risking a UK recession this year.

15JAN 2019

Economics

What is the outlook for interest rates in 2019?

In focus: The Schroders Economics Team now forecasts just one interest rate rise this year in the US. We explore why and consider other likely monetary policy moves in major economies.

11JAN 2019

Economics

29 reasons not to invest in the stock market

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

2018

DECEMBER

27DEC 2018

Economics

How the FTSE 100 returned 94% without moving

The FTSE 100 is back below the level it was in 1999. However, investors could still have achieved a positive return over the last 19 years had they opted to reinvest their dividends, Schroders’ calculations show.

19DEC 2018

Economics

Why 2019 might be a better year for investors

After the disappointment of 2018, Chief Executive Peter Harrison rounds up the factors our fund managers think could lead to a brighter year ahead.

14DEC 2018

Economics

Brexit the top concern for UK end clients

A recent survey of UK financial advisers has exposed the depth of domestic investors’ Brexit concerns, while suggesting investment in UK equities could pick up again in 2019.