Sentiment Index Survey

12 September 2023

Thirty-two (32) members of CFA Society Italy attended the survey carried out by CFA Society Italy in collaboration with Il Sole 24 Ore Radiocor between 19 and 31 August 2023. 

63.6% of the professionals attending the survey consider the current economic situation of our Country to be stable while about 23% have negative views on the Italian economy; the remaining 13.6% ​​predicts a positive situation.

In terms of expectations over the next six months, 9.1% of the interviewees expect an improvement in macroeconomic conditions (-15.9 points compared to the previous month), 27.3% of the interviewed members estimate unchanged conditions (-6.1% compared to the previous survey) and 63.6% expect a worsening (+22 points compared to the previous month). The difference between those who are optimistic about the prospects of the Italian economy compared to the pessimists is equal to -54.5, a value that represents the “CFA Society Italy - Radiocor Sentiment Index” for the month of September 2023. 

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