Over the past three decades there have been plenty of stock market shocks to dissuade people from investing. Our data shows what happened after each event.
The FTSE 100 is back below the level it was in 1999. However, investors could still have achieved a positive return over the last 19 years had they opted to reinvest their dividends, Schroders’ calculations show.
UK retail sales beat expectations despite retailers issuing profit warnings, as consumers feel the effects of wage growth acceleration and falling inflation.
After the disappointment of 2018, Chief Executive Peter Harrison rounds up the factors our fund managers think could lead to a brighter year ahead.
A recent survey of UK financial advisers has exposed the depth of domestic investors’ Brexit concerns, while suggesting investment in UK equities could pick up again in 2019.
As Theresa May meets European leaders seeking a better Brexit deal, the UK economy heads for a period of heightened uncertainty and stagflation.
Investors have shunned UK equities as a result of uncertainty related to Brexit. Against this backdrop, UK equities fund managers Sue Noffke and Andy Brough explain how they’re looking at the market heading into 2019.