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Financial services industry confidence high for next year

The financial services industry is preparing itself for an increase in sales next year despite City and media pessimism, according to a report by Energis.


The survey reveals that 55 per cent of directors and managers in the financial services industry are forecasting an increase in sales and 62 per cent believe profits will rise.


Energis director of marketing Geoffrey Cheetham says: &#34There is a gap between business confidence en masse as reported in the media and the picture painted by the individual business people.&#34

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