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02OCT 2019

Five reasons why global cities are the ultimate investment super-trend

Cities are becoming more important than countries, with their success determined by innovation, efficiency and the clustering of industries. What does this mean for investors?

2019

MAY

08MAY 2019

Equities

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.

FEBRUARY

21FEB 2019

Equities

Why the Fourth Industrial Revolution may create beach hotspots for investors

With data becoming increasingly critical to our digital economy, Global Cities' Ben Forster explains why beachfront real estate is now hot property.

2018

SEPTEMBER

04SEP 2018

Alternatives

The housing affordability puzzle – is it really so puzzling?

We explore why global cities continue to attract young professionals and argue that living in such places is good value, despite the high costs of housing.

JULY

04JUL 2018

Equities

How the high street is being reinvented in global cities

Death of the high street? Hugo Machin, a Global Cities investor and blogger, explains why certain retail locations are thriving

MAY

10MAY 2018

Alternatives

The rise of 'meta cities' and the impact on real estate investing

Hugo Machin, of the Schroders Global Cities blog, explains the rise of a new breed of 'meta cities'

FEBRUARY

07FEB 2018

Equities

Rising global cities: ones to watch in 2018

We highlight investible cities around the world that have the potential to rise up the ranks of the Schroders Global Cities index in 2018

JANUARY

24JAN 2018

Equities

Los Angeles claims top spot in Schroders Global Cities 30 index for the second time

LA is ranked no.1 while Chinese cities are most improved and London falls.