Income

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Economics

18JUL 2018

What is the best way to receive an income from my investments?

Investors relying on their portfolio to replace traditional sources of income can choose “natural income” or “decumulation”. Each has its merits.

2018

MARCH

20MAR 2018

Economics

Themes we are watching in global credit

The scope of the global corporate bond universe can be a daunting prospect; identifying key investment themes is one way to navigate this landscape and make good investment decisions.

15MAR 2018

Economics

How reinvesting dividends has affected returns over 25 years

‘Compounding’ can have a dramatic effect on returns. We highlight the difference it has made for major stockmarkets.

14MAR 2018

Economics

Why are investors so optimistic about returns?

With returns likely to be lower in future than they were in the past, investors may need to re-set their expectations or accept higher risks.

FEBRUARY

20FEB 2018

Economics

Why companies that cut their dividend can be attractive income investments

It may seem counterintuitive but companies that have cut their dividends can be good sources of future income.

13FEB 2018

Economics

How rising interest rates have affected returns from bonds

Schroders research, covering four decades of data, shows how different types of bond have performed when rates were rising.

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

JANUARY

10JAN 2018

Economics

How can investors find sustainable income?

Demand for income remains strong but investors may be taking on more risk than they realise. We look at how to generate a sustainable income yield across asset classes.