Deal or no deal, that is the question
Deloitte CFO Survey: 2018 Q3
The quarterly CFO Survey is firmly established with media and policy makers as the authoritative barometer of UK corporates’ sentiment and strategies. It is the only survey of major corporate users of capital that gauges attitudes to valuations, risk and financing.
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“With the UK’s planned departure from the EU less than six months away Brexit worries dominate our latest survey of UK Chief Financial Officers.
“CFOs have become more pessimistic about the
“Indeed, CFOs are more negative about the effects of Brexit today than at any time since the EU referendum.”
Ian Stewart, chief economist at Deloitte
“The drop in business confidence highlights the effect a possible no-deal Brexit is having on businesses across the UK. A deal and smooth transition could deliver a real boost to business spirits.
“Our survey shows that access to skills is an increasingly pressing issue. It’s crucial that a post-Brexit immigration system ensures that business has the skills it needs to thrive.”
David Sproul, senior partner and chief executive at Deloitte
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2018 Q2
Defensive and watchful
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2018 Q1
Brexit transition boosts business confidence
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2017 Q4
Focus on cost control, no retreat on growth
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2017 Q3
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2017 Q2
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2017 Q1
Brexit shock eases
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2016 Q4
Greater optimism yet to ignite risk appetite
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2016 Q3
Brexit looms large
The Deloitte CFO Survey: 2016 Q2
Brexit blow to business confidence