The assessment of the current situation in Germany has declined as well. Decreasing by 12.3 points, the index now stands at 55.2 points.
Financial market experts' sentiment concerning the economic development of the Eurozone has weakened. ZEW's Indicator of Economic Sentiment for the Eurozone has decreased by 3.2 points to a reading of 30.1 points. Declining 1.5 points in October 2015, the indicator for the current situation in the euro area has reached a value of minus 11.2 points.