Equities

05JAN 2018

Equities

Latin America focus: can politics boost the growth outlook in 2018?

We analyse a busy period ahead for Latin American politics and how upcoming elections have potential to change the policy outlook and investment climate.

05JAN 2018

Equities

European stockmarkets in 2017 - nine charts that show the trends

We look back at the drivers of Europe’s stockmarket gains in 2017, including the ongoing economic recovery and diminishing political risk.

04JAN 2018

Equities

How I scored in the investIQ test – and what I learned

Fund manager and value blogger Nick Kirrage reveals his results in an investment IQ test designed to help investors understand their biases

2017

DECEMBER

21DEC 2017

Equities

Which of the major stockmarkets are 'cheap' going into 2018?

We use five measures to value global stockmarkets and offer a colour-coded table to reflect value.

20DEC 2017

Equities

The FTSE in 2017: Five charts that tell the story

The UK stockmarket hit all-time highs in 2017 underpinned by record dividend payments and monetary stimulus, but what does 2018 hold in store?

19DEC 2017

Multi-Asset

Are markets too complacent about the US economy?

The current US economic expansion ranks as the third longest on record and markets seem content to assume it will continue indefinitely. We see scope for growing inflationary forces to surprise markets and precipitate disruption.

15DEC 2017

Equities

What does record-high German business confidence mean for stocks?

We look at what the Ifo index tells us about German business sentiment and the prospects for equities.

14DEC 2017

Equities

Why consider investing in Asia now? Seven charts that tell the story

Asian stockmarkets have continued to climb higher. Despite the gains, there are many reasons to be positive. Matthew Dobbs highlights the most relevant charts.

13DEC 2017

Equities

Outlook 2018: Another good year for investors?

We find a spirit of cautious optimism in our round-up of the market views from around Schroders.

11DEC 2017

Equities

Outlook 2018: Greater China equities

Following a strong performance in 2017, what does 2018 hold in store for Greater China equities?