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Ifo Business Climate Index with Ifo Business Survey in the German Services Sector

Internet publication date of the Ifo Business Climate Index: 24 June 2016 10:30 AM CEST

Results of the Ifo Business Survey are available as of 10:00 a.m. CEST via the news agencies and as of 10:30 a.m. CEST here.

Latest available results of the Ifo Business Climate Index and the Ifo Business Survey in the German Services Sector:

  1. Results of the May 2016 Ifo Business Survey

    Ifo Business Climate Index Rises

    May 25, 2016: Business confidence in German industry and trade has improved in all four main sectors. In construction a new record high has even been reached. The Ifo Business Climate Index rose from 106.7 points in April (this figure was revised due to the seasonal adjustment) to 107.7 points in May. The companies are significantly more satisfied with their current business situation. In addition, they are noticeably more optimistic with regard to the coming months. The German economy is growing at a robust pace. Details

  1. Results of the May 2016 Ifo Business Survey

    German Service Sector: Ifo Business Climate Indicator Falls

    May 25, 2016: In services, business confidence has weakened somewhat. The indicator fell from 28.0 in April to 24.8 balance points in May. The assessments of the current situation were less favourable but still remain at a very good level. Expectations for the coming months are likewise slightly less optimistic than in the previous month. Hiring plans of the service providers are still expansionary but less so than in the previous month. Details

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Ifo Institute
Ifo Center for Business Cycle Analysis and Surveys
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