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12OCT 2018

Tough week for markets amid worries over rising interest rates

Yesterday’s softer US inflation reading has helped to settle stock markets but we still expect further rate increases and trade tensions to remain a concern.

2018

OCTOBER

04OCT 2018

Markets

Quarterly markets review - Q3 2018

A review of markets in Q3 2018, when US equities powered ahead but political uncertainty and trade fears weighed on several other regions.

03OCT 2018

Markets

Are short sellers ethical?

It’s a few of the practitioners, rather than the practice, of short selling that can be unethical.

01OCT 2018

Markets

Is this the first concrete solution for renewable energy storage?

We look at the difficulties of storing renewable energy: essential if the uptake of low-carbon alternatives is to gather pace.

SEPTEMBER

30SEP 2018

Markets

Our multi-asset views for September 2018

Here's what's changed in our views on a wide range of investment types this month, with a number of changes in the currencies space.

27SEP 2018

Markets

What's on investors' minds, in eight polls

Voting at the Schroders Investment Conference in Venice last week revealed the views of 100 leading fund selectors from around the world on issues such as market risks, sustainability and interest rates.

25SEP 2018

Economics

Infographic: Why the world economy is slowing

This month's infographic explains why we expect global growth to slow.

19SEP 2018

Markets

The climate consequences of the digital revolution

How do the efficiencies of the digital revolution weigh up against the carbon costs?