Investor sentiment remains 'gloomy' despite February-March surge

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Sentiment improved 5% overall as of 28 February
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Sentiment improved 5% overall as of 28 February

Investor sentiment improved by the largest month-on-month margin since August 2016 over February to March, but overall sentiment remains "gloomy", according to the latest Investor Sentiment Index from Lloyds Bank Private Banking.

Sentiment improved 5% overall as of 28 February, leaving Lloyds' measurement of market perception 0.5% lower than at the same time last year at 0.2%. The survey - which comprises data from a YouGov...

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