Monetary Policy



01DEC 2014


Schroders Quickview: Chinese reforms and easing unlikely to boost growth

There were two significant announcements from China’s policymakers last week. They mark a change of stance by the People’s Bank of China (PBOC), which until now had focused on selective easing measures and liquidity injections.


28NOV 2014


Schroders Quickview: India and Brazil’s future growth reliant on reform

Latest GDP figures show the contrasting performance of Brazil and India, but both economies require reforms.

14NOV 2014


Schroders Quickview: Eurozone growth remains sluggish

The eurozone economy grew by 0.2% in the third quarter compared to the previous quarter, which was slightly better than consensus expectations of 0.1%. Compared to the same period a year earlier, the eurozone grew by 0.8%.

12NOV 2014


Schroders Quickview: BoE remains cautious

BoE Governor Mark Carney delivered a cautious outlook when presenting the November Inflation Report, suggesting that interest rates could be kept unchanged until the end of 2015.