Brazil Confidence in Micro and Small Business Unmoved by Elections

A recent survey indicates that for 53 percent of micro and small entrepreneurs in Brazil, the economy has worsened in the last six months.

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A recent survey showed the confidence index of micro and small entrepreneurs stood at 51.0 points in September from 51.1 points in August, which indicated that the elections have not changed the view of the entrepreneurs, according to a report by Agencia Brasil yesterday (October 8th).

The survey was conducted by the National Confederation of Shopkeepers (CNDL) and the Credit Protection Service (SPC Brazil), the General Conditions Indicator, which evaluates the perception of the last months, and the Expectations Indicator, which projects a future horizon of six months.

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