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Markets

27JUN 2019

The downgrade risks facing passive investment grade bondholders

Passive credit investors could be facing significant downgrade losses when the next economic downturn hits. Active managers, however, have the flexibility to manage these risks more efficiently.

2019

MARCH

12MAR 2019

Markets

Why Asian corporate bonds can make your portfolio more efficient

Schroders analysis found that allocating to Asian corporate bonds, with their attractive yields and relatively low levels of risk, backed by solid country and company fundamentals, can improve portfolio efficiency.

FEBRUARY

27FEB 2019

Markets

This is why UK house prices might be sturdier than you think

Brexit uncertainty appears to have hit sentiment for UK property, but while certain sentiment indices have led to gloomy headlines, actual home price results have been much better.

JANUARY

15JAN 2019

Markets

Why fears over the rise in triple-B corporate bonds look overdone

Perspective: Growing concern over the increase in triple-B corporate bonds as a proportion of the market looks overdone given the strong contingent of large companies with stable earnings and defensive characteristics.

11JAN 2019

Markets

Why we see income opportunities emerging in Asian corporate bonds

Market turbulence has produced attractive income opportunities in Asian corporate bonds against a still positive economic backdrop in the region.

2018

DECEMBER

19DEC 2018

Markets

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.

18DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Asian bonds

We expect that the US dollar’s strength should fade in 2019 as the pace of US rate hikes begins to slow, which will ease the pressure on Asian bonds next year.

17DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Securitised credit and asset-based lending

The securitised sector offers respite from overcrowded corporate credit markets and inefficiencies continue to create opportunities.