Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have democratised alternative approaches to passive equity investing. However, the shift in investor preference for alternative index strategies over broad market strategies may be storing up trouble.
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.
In focus: As interest in artificial intelligence increases, attention has turned to the possibility of its application to the asset management industry.
After the disappointment of 2018, Chief Executive Peter Harrison rounds up the factors our fund managers think could lead to a brighter year ahead.
We believe that US earnings growth will slow in 2019, but we think the more challenging corporate environment may provide a rich backdrop for stockpickers.
A tumultuous 2018 has left Asian equities significantly cheaper and presenting selective opportunities, but investors need to tread carefully. Four of our Asian equity managers explain why.