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Markets

08FEB 2019

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.

2018

OCTOBER

25OCT 2018

Markets

Market falls: cause for alarm or calm?

It’s been a torrid period for stock markets recently. We examine what’s been happening and find out why some investors think it could be a time of opportunity.

12OCT 2018

Economics

Tough week for markets amid worries over rising interest rates

Yesterday’s softer US inflation reading has helped to settle stock markets but we still expect further rate increases and trade tensions to remain a concern.

SEPTEMBER

18SEP 2018

Markets

A quick guide to liquid alternatives: diversified multi-strategy funds

With economic growth beginning to cool and the global policy backdrop starting to normalise, traditional asset classes face a number of challenges. In this series of articles, we discuss how the right alternatives strategy can help.

MARCH

28MAR 2018

Markets

Three coping strategies for a mature bull market

In the monthly update of our multi-asset team's asset allocation views, we discuss the best way to approach this stage of the market cycle.

01MAR 2018

Markets

Six market charts that matter: Italy's problems, Greek bonds, the Vix spike

From Italian elections to tech startups - we round up some of the charts that caught our eye in February.

FEBRUARY

16FEB 2018

Markets

How we're positioning for market volatility

Multi-Asset Views: We examine the causes of recent market volatility and how we've adapted our positioning. We also summarise our latest asset allocation views.

2017

OCTOBER

09OCT 2017

Markets

Will it be smooth sailing for markets until the end of the year?

At the latest Schroders Live event on 4 October, our panel looked at whether equities can sustain their stellar run in view of the coming reduction in central bank liquidity, geopolitical tensions, currency moves and stretched valuations.