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OCTOBER

30OCT 2015

Markets

Sustainable Investment Report - Q3 2015

This quarter's Sustainable Investment Report covers a wide range of topics from the impact of climate change on the global economy to the harmful effects of sugar. We also look into some of the ESG issues at Volkswagen and highlight our ongoing commitment to active engagement.

28OCT 2015

Markets

Will interest rates “neutralise” in our lifetimes?

The Federal Reserve’s (Fed) decision to delay raising interest rates in the wake of fears over the health of China’s economy highlights the conundrum facing central bankers, so when will interest rates rise and will I be dead before rates match GDP growth rates (“neutralise”) again?

26OCT 2015

Economics

Climate change matters: a roundup of events in September

The ESG team takes a close look at the latest carbon emission targets that have been submitted ahead of December's UN climate change conference.

16OCT 2015

Markets

Schroders Live: Chinese challenges and rate risks

At our latest SchrodersLive event, Peter Harrison and Keith Wade focused on what recent events in China and the prospect of US interest rate rises mean for investors.

16OCT 2015

Markets

Political risks and market rewards in 2016

Speaking at the Schroders Investment Conference in Budapest in September, Daniel Franklin, Executive Editor of The Economist, revealed what he thinks could be the main political risks for investors to consider in 2016.

14OCT 2015

Economics

October 2015 Economic Infographic

In the latest infographic Schroders economists examine the impact on the rest of the world of the slowdown in China, the effect of Europe's refugee crisis on the region's economy and the outlook for the Federal Reserve's (Fed) interest rate policy.

13OCT 2015

Economics

Life after QE - what's next for markets?

At the recent Schroders Investment Conference in Budapest, a panel of Schroders’ fund managers discussed the intended and unintended consequences of quantitative easing. The panel was chaired by the Executive Editor of The Economist, Daniel Franklin.

09OCT 2015

Economics

Neurofinance: Inside the investor's brain

At the annual Schroders Investor Conference in Budapest, delegates heard from ‘neurofinancier’ Dr. Richard Peterson, who outlined how deceived we can be by the apparent rationality of our own minds.

07OCT 2015

Markets

The VW emissions scandal: The death of diesel and the impact on the auto industry

Our specialists discuss the investment implications of the Volkswagen scandal for the auto industry and find pockets of opportunity where companies have been oversold.

07OCT 2015

Markets

Quarterly Markets Review - Q3 2015

A look back at markets in Q3 2015 when a slowdown in China sparked concern over the global growth outlook and led to significant stockmarket volatility.