Economic Data for Leasing

The market data collected by the Ifo Institute are rounded off by the data it gathers on the state of the leasing industry. Its calculations of trends in equipment investment are based in no small measure on the assessments it receives from leasing companies. The Ifo Institute’s prognoses are seen as a leading indicator of the state and overall direction of investment activity.

Business Climate

The business climate in the equipment-leasing sector is calculated on leasing companies’ assessments of their current business situation and their prospects for the next six months.

Investment Indicator

The Investment Indicator jointly drawn up by the Ifo Institute and the German Leasing Association (BDL) is based on leasing companies’ assessments of their current business situations and their prospects for the next six months.