Commodities

JULY

27JUL 2017

Economics

Seven-year asset class forecast returns: 2017

Returns face further compression and investors seeking positive real returns would be advised to look at riskier assets: credit, equities and alternatives.

06JUL 2017

Markets

Quarterly markets review - Q2 2017

An overview of markets in Q2 2017 when equities were supported by encouraging corporate earnings and a generally positive economic picture.

JUNE

29JUN 2017

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

July 2017

In this month's viewpoint we consider whether we have seen the end of the "Trump trade", if investors have become too complacent and where the danger points are for emerging markets.

16JUN 2017

Markets

14 years of returns: history’s lesson for investors

This graphic shows the best and worst performing assets each year since 2003 and illustrates why diversifying your investments matters.

06JUN 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - May 2017

An overview of markets in May 2017 when economic news remained encouraging and political risks faded.

MAY

05MAY 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - April 2017

A look back at markets in April when equities were supported by positive economic data and a reduction of political risk.

MARCH

31MAR 2017

Markets

Is it time for investors to go for gold?

Inflation is picking up and political risk is high, so it could be a good time to consider investing in gold. Do Schroders' fund managers agree?

07MAR 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - February 2017

An overview of markets in February 2017 when equities drew support from generally improving macroeconomic data.

02MAR 2017

Watch/Listen

60 seconds on the prospects for commodities in 2017

Geoff Blanning discusses how the best-performing commodities in 2017 are likely to differ from those of 2016.

2016

DECEMBER

09DEC 2016

Markets

A short history of investing in gold – and what to expect for 2017

The price of gold was volatile in 2016. We look beyond the short-term performance and evaluate prospects for the precious metal in 2017.