Market Monitor

Market Monitor · 13. May 2020
Companies ‘Against the wind’: it is essential that the component that drives the country manages not to lose momentum. If there was a retreat the damage would be incalculable. ‘Against the wind’, how companies can navigate in a time of emergency Coronavirus? This is the research presented by Nomisma and CRIF; a study able to identify some structural factors that ensure companies a greater propensity to competitiveness such as geographical location, the size of the company, belonging to...
Market Monitor · 13. May 2020
A recent study produced by CRIF Ratings about financial impact coming from lockdown related to Covid-19 on Italian industries shows that 44% of SME is facing current scenario starting from an overall situation with a poor liquidity with few rooms in dealing an emergency situation. In particular, specifically in cyclical industries, current crisis could have a very high impact. Food Industry is showing very good results due to a rise record related to expenses for food. In this period, Italians...
Market Monitor · 15. January 2019
In general, the food sector continues to perform reasonably well, with a stable or even good credit risk situation in many countries. Despite increased uncertainties from rising trade disputes, food markets have so far remained relatively stable, due to generally good supply conditions across most commodities. That said, in the context of heightened food import bills food markets remain vulnerable, with issues such as commodity price volatility, health issues and weather always difficult to ...