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Sharp Fall In Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell sharply in the second quarter of 2018, according to analysis published today by Danske Bank. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index fell back to 131, down from 142 in the first quarter of the year and 139 a year ago. Commenting on the latest figures, Danske Bank Chief Economist Conor Lambe said: …

Q1 2018 Consumer Confidence infographic

Consumer Confidence Rebounds At The Beginning Of 2018

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland bounced back strongly at the start of the year, according to analysis published today by Danske Bank. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index registered a reading of 142 in the first quarter of 2018. This represented a significant increase compared with the final quarter of 2017 when the index stood at 123. It …

2017 Q4 Danske Bank Consumer Confidence Infographic

Consumer Confidence In NI Falls To Lowest Level Since The End Of 2013

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell sharply in the fourth quarter of 2017 as local political uncertainty and high inflation weighed down on people’s confidence levels, according to analysis published by Danske Bank today. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index registered a reading of 123 in the fourth quarter of 2017. This was significantly below the 135 registered …

2017 Q3 Danske Bank Consumer Confidence Infographic

Consumer Confidence Falls Amid Continued Political Impasse

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell again in the third quarter of 2017 as political uncertainty and the lack of an Executive continued to take its toll on the outlook of local people, according to Danske Bank research published today. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index decreased from the reading of 139 taken in July 2017 to 135 …

July 2017 Danske Bank Consumer Confidence Infographic

Confidence Falls As Consumer Squeeze Is Underway

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell in July 2017 as the consumer squeeze continued to take its toll, according to Danske Bank research published today. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index decreased from 141 in 2017 Q1 to 139 in July 2017. Commenting on the latest release of the index, Danske Bank Economist Conor Lambe, said: “A consumer …

Consumer Confidence Bounces Back At The Start Of 2017

Consumer Confidence Bounces Back At The Start Of 2017

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland rose sharply in the first quarter of 2017 as consumers got some more clarity around the Brexit process, according to Danske Bank research published today. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index increased from 132 in 2016 Q4 to 141 in 2017 Q1. The index was four points higher compared with the first quarter …