David Brett

Investment Writer

Fund Manager, Schroders

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Markets

05NOV 2019

Institutional study: sustainable investment scepticism in sharp decline

The level of cynicism towards sustainable investments has fallen sharply, Schroders Institutional Investor Study found.

2019

OCTOBER

17OCT 2019

Markets

Investment returns of 6% or 11%: who’s right?

Institutional investors accept a future of modest 6% per-year investment returns, but after a decade of surging asset prices from bonds to stocks, individual investors expect far more.

SEPTEMBER

20SEP 2019

Markets

Why M&S’ relegation from the FTSE 100 doesn’t mean the death of the High Street

Fund manager Jean Roche argues why M&S' historic relegation from the FTSE 100 is not all doom and gloom for UK retailers.

17SEP 2019

Global Investor Study

How investors want fund managers to act

Fund managers should prioritise environmental issues when engaging with companies, according to a survey of over 25,000 investors

17SEP 2019

Global Investor Study

‘Gen Xers care more about sustainability than millennials’

Generation X is more likely than millennials to consider sustainability factors when investing, Schroders Global Investor Study 2019 has found.

AUGUST

27AUG 2019

Markets

Investing ‘IQ test’ reveals the traits that could limit returns

Investors globally suffer from an ambiguity bias which can prevent them from taking risks with their investments and potentially lower their returns, Schroders investIQ test found.

15AUG 2019

Markets

Economy on red alert with yield curve close to inversion

With yield curves close to inverting in the US and UK, Keith Wade, Chief Economist, explains the implications for the economy.

JULY

09JUL 2019

Global Investor Study

Only a fifth of investors held their nerve during 2018 stock market tumble

Only 18% of investors stuck with their long term investment plan during last year’s market turmoil, according to Schroders Global Investor Study.