Schroders: Equity sentiment bullish

A survey by Schroders has shown that 50% of clients expect European equities to be the best performing asset class over the next 12 months. Around a 20% said they favour US equities and 15% said they expect emerging market equities to be best performing over the next year. While nearly three quarters of those surveyed said they are currently neutral or underweight equities with over half expecting to increase exposure to emerging market equities over the next six months.