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Economics

13JUN 2019

Argentina's EM return: what it means for investors

Argentina has returned to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index after a ten year absence; we explain what it means for investors

2019

JUNE

06JUN 2019

Economics

Why investors might be wrong about corporate bonds

Data shows that long term investment grade corporate bond returns have been relatively smooth and consistent, even through difficult markets.

06JUN 2019

Economics

Monthly markets review - May 2019

A look back at markets in May when stocks fell as trade tensions ratcheted up.

MAY

08MAY 2019

Economics

London takes second place in Schroders Global Cities 30 index despite Brexit uncertainty

Since 2016, the UK’s capital city has risen from eighth to second in the rankings driven by positive employment conditions feeding income growth.

07MAY 2019

Economics

Monthly markets review - April 2019

A look back at markets in April when stocks continued to move higher amid encouraging economic data.

01MAY 2019

Economics

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?

APRIL

29APR 2019

Economics

Two common errors that investors make…and how to overcome them

Compounding and portfolio rebalancing could have helped investors overcome emotional urges during a turbulent six months for stock markets. Duncan Lamont explains.

26APR 2019

Economics

Have investors missed the real revolution in electric vehicles?

Investors are focused on an anticipated boom in electric cars. The true acceleration in demand is happening elsewhere.