Brexit uncertainty continues to stall business confidence

Richard Rose
The confidence of UK businesses is faltering against the backdrop of protracted and unclear Brexit negotiations, according to a new report. The latest Business Trends Report by BDO reveals that the BDO Optimism Index - which indicates how firms expect their order books to deliver over the coming six months – has declined to 102.05, from 103.17 in October. It now sits at its lowest level since April this year and is only just above the long-term trend of 100. The dip in optimism is also being reflected in BDO’s Output Index, ... For the full story register now for free or login below...