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Economic Views

21MAR 2019

Fed turns more dovish and signals an end to rate hikes

The Federal Reserve signals no rate rises for 2019

2019

FEBRUARY

19FEB 2019

Market Views: Equities

US small buyouts: Exploiting inefficiencies in the world’s most efficient economy

Schroder Adveq believes the 300,000 small family-owned businesses and corporate divisions dotting the US landscape present a compelling opportunity for investors.

08FEB 2019

Market Views: Equities

Five charts to gauge the environment for equities

Judging the end of the market cycle is difficult. Here, Schroders fund managers - including Nick Kirrage, Nick Kissack and Alex Breese - discuss charts that have caught their eye.

01FEB 2019

Economic Views

US labour market remains robust despite government shutdown

Snapshot: Strong jobs data gives confidence in the US economy but is unlikely to change the Fed’s more dovish tone.

JANUARY

31JAN 2019

Economic Views

The Fed: still the market's flexible friend

Snapshot: The US central bank’s more dovish stance has been welcomed by markets. We forecast another rate rise this year if activity picks up as expected.

23JAN 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

The yield curve explained: is it predicting recession?

Since 1980 the yield curve has accurately predicted the last five US recessions. After nearly a decade of economic expansion, is it telling us that another one is on its way in 2019?

15JAN 2019

Economic Views

What is the outlook for interest rates in 2019?

In focus: The Schroders Economics Team now forecasts just one interest rate rise this year in the US. We explore why and consider other likely monetary policy moves in major economies.

2018

DECEMBER

24DEC 2018

Market Views: Fixed Income

Is it time to leave leveraged loans?

The leveraged loans market has grown significantly in the past few years, but investors should be aware of the potential pitfalls of the asset class.