Interest Rates

28APR 2016

Fixed Income

Schroders Quickview: Fed keeps rates on hold, but for how much longer?

The US Federal Reserve (Fed) kept interest rates unchanged between 0.25% and 0.5% for the fourth consecutive month, but how much longer can the Fed hold off raising rates?


10MAR 2016

Economic Views

Schroders Quickview: Draghi fires bazooka, but we are still waiting for the cavalry

Mario Draghi succeeded in surprising markets with his latest salvo, but needs the support of governments and fiscal policy to win this fight.

01MAR 2016

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint March 2016

In this month's Viewpoint we update our global growth forecasts, look at Europe which has become a source of comfort in an uncertain world, and ask whether emerging markets have reached their nadir?


04FEB 2016

Economic Views

Schroders Quickview: BoE still expects interest rate rises…just not yet

Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney has offered a cautiously optimistic message.

02FEB 2016


Where we see market opportunities and risks

Leading Schroders fund managers, covering a variety of asset classes and regions, share their insights on a difficult market environment.


28JAN 2016


60 seconds with Rajeev De Mello on the Fed and emerging markets

The pain in emerging markets has been in the preparation for the Federal Reserve's lift-off, according to Rajeev De Mello, but the rate hiking cycle could be positive for the region.

27JAN 2016


Where next for markets after a turbulent start to 2016?

In the first Schroders Live event of 2016, Bloomberg’s European Markets Editor Mannus Cranny quizzed Keith Wade and Johanna Kyrklund on the most pressing issues facing markets right now. These included matters such as China, the oil price, rate hikes and currency wars.

27JAN 2016


60 seconds on the outlook for US bonds

Andrew Chorlton discusses where he sees the opportunities in US fixed income and why investors could be caught off-guard by the actions of the Federal Reserve.



24DEC 2015


Markets view: Year in review 2015

These infographics review a financial year in which market sentiment was dominated by central bank policy, China and global growth worries.

17DEC 2015

Fixed Income

Schroders Quickview: Fed hikes rates but it's all about the pace

The Federal Reserve signals lift-off for interest rates in the US, but the pace of future rate hikes could be called into question.