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12MAR 2019

Why Asian corporate bonds can make your portfolio more efficient

Schroders analysis found that allocating to Asian corporate bonds, with their attractive yields and relatively low levels of risk, backed by solid country and company fundamentals, can improve portfolio efficiency.

2019

JANUARY

11JAN 2019

Markets

Why we see income opportunities emerging in Asian corporate bonds

Market turbulence has produced attractive income opportunities in Asian corporate bonds against a still positive economic backdrop in the region.

2018

DECEMBER

18DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Asian bonds

We expect that the US dollar’s strength should fade in 2019 as the pace of US rate hikes begins to slow, which will ease the pressure on Asian bonds next year.

07DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Asian ex Japan equities

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.

AUGUST

31AUG 2018

Markets

Summer wrap: the macro and markets news you might have missed

With no sign of a summer lull this year, here’s a brief summary of the key events from July and August that matter to investors.

08AUG 2018

Markets

The data boom in Chinese cities and what it means for real estate investing

China is at the forefront of a technological revolution and the quantity of data it will yield is unprecedented. For investors in companies based in the country’s global cities, this could bring compelling opportunities.

JULY

19JUL 2018

Insights

Is China’s currency weakness the latest salvo in trade tensions?

Quickview: Craig Botham questions whether China’s currency is being used as a weapon in trade tensions.

16JUL 2018

Economics

China enters the slowdown phase

Quickview: China’s economy slowed in Q2 and we see further weakness in Q3, as policymaker support takes time to translate to growth.