Interest Rates

25OCT 2017

Economic Views

UK GDP growth remains sluggish but rates are poised to rise

The Bank of England is unlikely to back away from raising interest rates in November despite ongoing weakness in growth and productivity.

18OCT 2017

Watch/Listen

60 seconds explaining quantitative tightening

Marcus Brookes quickly explains how the Federal Reserve is turning off the taps on its $3.5 trillion QE programme.

18OCT 2017

Economic Views

World economy squeezed: rate rises, QE and emerging markets disinflation

In this month's infographic we look at how central banks will tighten monetary policy, the outlook for UK interest rates and inflation in emerging markets.

13OCT 2017

Economic Views

Federal Reserve poised for December rate rise

Despite mixed signals on inflation, the US Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates in December.

11OCT 2017

Economic Views

Will UK interest rates rise next month?

Markets had been expecting rates to stay at 0.25% until next summer. Now the Bank of England is poised to act

04OCT 2017

Multi-Asset

Is the emerging markets revival sustainable?

In this in-depth Q&A, our panel of experts discuss the outlook for emerging market assets, from both a bonds and equities point of view.

04OCT 2017

Economic Views

Indian central bank holds its ground as growth slows

As expected, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) left rates unchanged at 5.75%, with concerns over both slowing growth and rising inflation present. There seems little chance of further easing this year.

03OCT 2017

Equities

Investing is a marathon, not a sprint — even during revolutions

Huw van Steenis discusses three of the big themes for investors at Schroders' recent Madrid event: coping with tech disruption, the end of QE and populism.

SEPTEMBER

07SEP 2017

Economic Views

Draghi stalls for time on QE details

ECB keeps interest rates and QE on hold and fails to talk down the euro.