Sentiment Index Survey

02 September 2021

The September survey, carried out by CFA Society Italy in collaboration with Il Sole 24 Ore Radiocor, was attended by 35 CFA Professionals and members of the Italian society, between 19 and 31 August 2021.

About 51% of the participants believe that the current situation of the Italian economy is stable, 40% see the Italian economy in a positive condition while only about 9% believe that the current situation is negative.

In terms of prospects for the next six months, 48.6% of respondents expect an improvement in macroeconomic conditions (-4,4% compared to last month), 34,3% see conditions unchanged (+ 1,9% compared to July) while 17,1% expect a worsening (+ 2,4% compared to last month). The difference between those who are optimistic about the prospects of the Italian economy, compared to the pessimists, is equal to +31,4, a value that represents the "CFA Society Italy - Radiocor Sentiment Index" for the month of September 2021. 

For further information, please read the press release and the complete report (Italian only).