As banks begin to signal the threat to their balance sheets of bad loans to the energy sector, we look at whether the fall in the oil price could also place dividends from the “big six” oil firms at risk.
New regulations have seen banks and money market funds change their cash management processes. Is this contributing to a squeeze in dollar-denominated funding?
The Bank of Japan recently joined a handful of central banks by cutting interest rates into negative territory. Are the unintended consequences of these moves contributing to weakness in financial stocks?
After another turbulent week in global markets, Rory Bateman and Nicholette MacDonald-Brown point out that the recent selloff could represent a buying opportunity for long-term investors.
At the recent Schroders Investment Conference in London, our panel of European equities fund managers debated the prospects for growth and value investing in 2016.
An overview of markets in January 2016 when worries over growth in China and the US, as well as volatile oil prices, put significant pressure on global equities.
Leading Schroders fund managers, covering a variety of asset classes and regions, share their insights on a difficult market environment.
Economic and Strategy Viewpoint
In this month's viewpoint our economists discuss whether it is time to hit the panic button, the sterling's slide as political risk comes into focus and China concerns impacting emerging markets.