The BDO Monthly Trends Indices are ‘polls of polls' that pull together the results of all the main UK business surveys. In June, BDO's employment, output and optimism indexes all increased slightly to edge even further above the 100 mark, although the inflation index declined to 97.9.
Company: BDO Stoy Hayward | Published: 14 July 2014 | Business Area: Market Data
The annual Sage Business Index surveyed over 11,000 small and medium sized businesses in 17 countries and found that businesses across the world are now more confident than they have been for three years.
Company: Sage Group Plc | Published: 13 May 2014 | Business Area: Business Intelligence
Within this paper ICAEW looks at the results of their 2011 3rd quarter business confidence monitor with Grant Thornton, and how the increasingly difficult outlook for the global economy (particularly in Europe and the US over recent weeks) has added additional pressure to the faltering UK recovery.
Company: ICAEW | Published: 22 August 2011 | Business Area: Business Performance Management
The latest ICAEW/Grant Thornton UK Business Confidence Monitor shows that business confidence has continued on a downward trend this quarter, after a sharp drop in Q4 2010. The preliminary estimate of quarterly economic growth in Q4 2010 showed an unexpected contraction of 0.5%. Even once the effects... view abstract
Company: ICAEW | Published: 10 May 2011 | Business Area: Institutes
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