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04APR 2019

Is the ECB’s guidance to markets proving effective?

Delays in tightening monetary policy lead to comparisons with Japan as negative interest rates become the “new normal”.

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

29MAR 2019

Economics

25MAR 2019

2019

MARCH

25MAR 2019

Thought Leadership

Savings behaviour in a low rate world: what can we learn from Japan?

We examine whether Japanese households have taken on more risk in search of higher returns, and consider the implications for other developed markets.

18MAR 2019

Thought Leadership

Does it matter if China gets old before it gets rich?

Craig Botham explains why China’s demographic decline may be less of an issue than the medicine required to offset its impact and support strong economic growth.

18MAR 2019

Economics

Infographic: A view of the world economy in March 2019

In this month's infographic, we raise our growth forecasts for 2020 but downgrade them for 2019 as we illustrate the near-term issues dragging on the economy.

15MAR 2019

Markets

The Brexit unknown: views from Schroders experts

In a turbulent week for UK politics, a range of Schroders experts translate events for investors - and speculate on what might happen next.

13MAR 2019

Economics

Emerging markets forecast update: oil on troubled waters

We have made minor changes to growth expectations in emerging markets, but large downward revisions to inflation amid a more favourable oil price outlook.

11MAR 2019

Economics

Global economic outlook: slowdown, not recession

We have cut our global GDP growth forecast again for 2019 but have revised up our prediction for 2020 amid greater optimism on the longer-term outlook.

08MAR 2019

Economics

Mixed US jobs report supports the Fed's patient stance

Job creation plunged in February but stronger wage growth should bolster household consumption.