The GKI Economic Sentiment Index has declined for the third consecutive month

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In April, business expectations deteriorated. Although consumer ones improved slightly, they still remained below their February level. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI (www.gki.hu) with the support of the EU, confidence in the economy decreased slightly in all sectors and also among consumers in April, compared to its high level in January.  Read More …

In December the GKI consumer confidence index reached its peak this year

Optimism-2In December the GKI-Erste economic sentiment index adjusted for seasonal effects remained essentially unchanged. 2015 was characterized by optimism and monthly fluctuations were quite modest. According to the empirical survey conducted by GKI with the support of the EU, in December expectations were also unchanged in the business sector, whereas they reached their peak this year among consumers (after a slight improvement). Read More …