Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Index results (H2 2018)

11th December 2018

Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Index results (H2 2018)

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The latest results of the QCA's Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Index are now available.

105 small/mid-size UK quoted companies and 47 advisory companies completed this survey in October/November 2018. Findings include:

  1. Small and mid-caps remain optimistic about their own prospects, despite remaining muted on the UK economic outlook - 74% expect to increase the number of employees in the next 12 months
  2. 47% of small and mid-caps plan to raise capital in the next 12 months
  3. 67% of companies and 72% of advisors believe the new AIM Rule 26 (requiring companies to adopt a recognised corporate governance code) will improve the integrity of AIM.

See the full results here

The QCA Small & Mid-Cap Sentiment Index is administered by YouGov and has been ongoing since 2011 and is an established source of information about the small and mid-sized quoted company sector.

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