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Economics

10JUL 2019

Tough times for the UK may force rate cut

Brexit uncertainty is hampering growth, which may force the Bank of England to cut interest rates.

2019

MAY

21MAY 2019

Markets

Three reasons why the UK stock market looks compelling

UK equities are unloved, undervalued and high yielding; an ideal scenario for stock pickers.

10MAY 2019

Economics

Brexit stockpiling drives improvement in UK GDP growth

First quarter growth has improved, but is likely to slow again as the stockpiling behind it is unsustainable.

08MAY 2019

Economics

Why a pick-up in UK growth may prove deceptive

Recent economic data from the UK has improved but signs are that this is due to stockpiling ahead of worries over potential Brexit disruption.

08MAY 2019

Markets

London takes second place in Schroders Global Cities 30 index despite Brexit uncertainty

Since 2016, the UK’s capital city has risen from eighth to second in the rankings driven by positive employment conditions feeding income growth.

01MAY 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - May 2019

This month we consider the prospect of a "melt-up" in markets, as well as stockpiling in the UK and the economic difficulties facing Turkey and Argentina.

APRIL

11APR 2019

Economics

Is the UK stuck in Brexit limbo?

Extension to the Brexit deadline reduces the incentives for the UK parliament to compromise.

09APR 2019

Markets

What could derail Britain’s infrastructure investing boom?

Claire Smith, Alternatives Director at Schroders, discusses the risks and rewards of investing in UK infrastructure as the industry faces potential disruption from renationalisation, regulatory reforms and Brexit.