David Brett

Investment Writer

Fund Manager, Schroders

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Global Investor Study

17SEP 2019

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

2019

AUGUST

15AUG 2019

Fixed Income

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.

09JUL 2019

Global Investor Study

Investors forecast returns of 10.7% – millennials expect more

Investors globally are exceedingly optimistic in their expectations for returns for the coming years, according to Schroders Global Investor Study 2019.

JUNE

21JUN 2019

Equities

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

Equities

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

Equities

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?

19MAR 2019

Equities

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.