15MAR 2018


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


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.


20FEB 2018


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


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


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


10JAN 2018


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.



18DEC 2017


How asset managers can help achieve your income goals

Reliable income is much harder to find now than in the past. We examine the reasons for this and look at how asset managers can help investors achieve sustainable higher income.

04DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: UK equity income

A flexible and pragmatic approach will be required as strategies which have been effective over the past five years may be less likely to perform in the next few years.

04DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: European equity income

As inflation returns investors will need a very different portfolio to the one that has served well over the past few years.


01NOV 2017

Global Investor Study

Investing is prioritised over property and savings

Investors prioritise investing over saving, spending or paying down debts, a major new study has found.