Business confidence improved once again in December according to the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV, Fundaçao Getulio Vargas). The index increased a seasonally-adjusted 1.1% over the previous month and now rests at 100.1 points, up from 99.0 points tallied in November. The index is now above the 100-point threshold, which signals that businesses are more optimistic than pessimistic. The index fell below the threshold for the first time in four years in July 2013.
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