Compared to its year end peak, GKI’s economic sentiment index improved slightly in January

Compared to its historical peak at the end of 2017, GKI’s economic sentiment index advanced in January within the statistical margin of error. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, this was the result of a minimal progress in business expectations and a slight deterioration of consumer expectations. Companies consider labour shortage as the main obstacle to expansion.

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GKI’s economic sentiment index reached a new historic peak

GKI’ economic sentiment index reached its new historic peak in December. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, business expectations have never been more favourable than now, and consumer expectations were more favourable only once, during the few months of the Medgyessy government’s 100-day programme in 2002.

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GKI’s economic sentiment index near its peak again

In November, GKI’s economic sentiment index was again near to its historic peak reached in September. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, in November expectations improved slightly in the business sector compared to October, whereas they declined among consumers within the statistical margin of error.

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Compared to its peak, GKI’s economic sentiment index fell in October

Compared to its historic peak in September, GKI’s economic sentiment index fell slightly in October. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, this was the result of some deterioration in business expectations as consumer expectations improved slightly, within the statistical margin of error.

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GKI’s economic sentiment index reached another peak in September

After reaching historic peaks in July, GKI’s economic sentiment index and its business confidence index continued to rise in September. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, almost all sectors have managed to exceed their best expectations at all times. Although consumer expectations deteriorated slightly in September, they still show strong optimism.

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