David Brett

Investment Writer

Fund Manager, Schroders

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Markets

15AUG 2019

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.

2019

JUNE

21JUN 2019

Markets

Brexit three years on: markets and the economy in six charts

It’s been three years since the UK voted to leave the EU. We look at what’s happened to the economy and markets, and what’s next for investors.

MAY

01MAY 2019

Markets

Can a 60/40 split portfolio deliver better outcomes?

For decades financial planners and investors have abided by the 60/40 rule and calculations made by Schroders illustrate why, but has it had its time?

MARCH

29MAR 2019

Markets

The chart that tells the story of value investing’s potential

Value stocks are currently the most out of favour in the history of financial records. Is now the time for value to make its comeback?

28MAR 2019

Markets

Cash Isa vs stock market Isa: which has returned the most?

Despite the volatility of stocks over the last two decades, Schroders calculations reveal investing has provided higher returns but cash has been more stable.

19MAR 2019

Markets

14 years of returns: history’s lesson for investors

This graphic shows the best and worst performing assets each year since 2005. Schroders research illustrates why diversifying your investments matters.

12MAR 2019

Markets

Countdown to Brexit: three market indicators to watch

With Brexit uncertainty affecting UK assets, we offer a basic explanation on three market indicators that investors might like to discuss with their adviser.

07MAR 2019

Markets

The '£17,051 cost' of mistiming your investments

When markets fall the natural instinct is to sell. Our research highlights how costly it can be to miss the stock market’s best days.