Does reduced confidence in personal finances for the year ahead pose a risk to the wider economy?
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index decreased two points to –14 in October, with decreases in all five measures this month.
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index for the UK improved two points to –12 in September. All five measures increased this month.
GfK appoints Neil Frackiewicz as Head of Retail UK, effective from 1 September 2019. Frackiewicz takes over from Michael McLaughlin, who was promoted earlier in the year to GfK’s Head of Retail Europe.
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index decreased to –14 in August. All five measures decreased this month.
The gaming PC hardware market recorded a 15 percent increase year-on-year (January-June 2019) to reach over $6.1 billion turnover.
UK confidence in our economic situation improved two points to –11 in July, according to GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index. Four measures increased since last month and one is unchanged.
Nine consecutive weeks of passenger growth have helped to turn Summer 2019 fortunes around for the UK travel market. As we fast approach the peak season departures during the six week school holiday period, departures for Summer 2019 are up +1% against Summer 2018.
GfK's long-running UK Consumer Confidence Index slips back to -13 for June 2019, with falls across all five measures.
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index increased to –10 this month. Four measures increased and one stayed the same.
GfK’s long-running UK Consumer Confidence Index stayed at the same level of - 13 in April. Two measures increased and three saw a decrease during this month.
A monthly GfK survey asking "What are you personally most concerned about?" has seen the response "Our role in Europe" rising to the no.1 spot for the first time. "Having enough money to live right and pay the bills" comes next, while "NHS and the cost of healthcare" drops from its previous no1 spot to 3rd place.
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index stayed at the same level in March. Two measures increased, two stayed at the same level and one measure decreased in March.