Italian consumer confidence up by more than expected

Italian consumer confidence rose by more than expected in June, up from 86.4 to 95.7 (against forecasts of a fall to 86.3). All scores are measured against a relative 100 from 2005.

All of the confidence indicators experienced growth, with economic (71.7 to 91.6), personal (92.0 to 97.7), current (90.1 to 92.6) and future (81.4 to 99.1) scores all up.

Source: Istat