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18MAR 2019

Inescapable investment truths for the decade ahead

Our inescapable truths are the economic forces and disruptive forces we think will shape the investment landscape over the years to come.

2018

DECEMBER

19DEC 2018

Economics

Why 2019 might be a better year for investors

After the disappointment of 2018, Chief Executive Peter Harrison rounds up the factors our fund managers think could lead to a brighter year ahead.

11DEC 2018

Economics

Outlook 2019: Global cities

Global cities look set to benefit from a technological revolution in 2019 as investors place a higher value on knowledge than manufacturing.

11DEC 2018

Economics

Outlook 2019: European commercial real estate

Demand for European commercial real estate is underpinned by an increase in technology and professional service jobs

NOVEMBER

30NOV 2018

Economics

Amazon HQ2 - "Mr. Bezos, why didn’t you call?"

If Jeff Bezos had called the Global Cities team we could have saved him a year’s worth of work.

27NOV 2018

Economics

Freebie, anyone?

Schroders has developed a tool to measure a building’s proximity to transport hubs, which could underpin long-term returns of certain companies.

OCTOBER

22OCT 2018

Economics

Why psychology is the secret ingredient in the success of global cities

Real estate investors may not be aware of the impact psychology can have on cities.

SEPTEMBER

04SEP 2018

Economics

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.