A decrease in corporate bankruptcies in March 2012Business failures (publication stopped with July 2012 results) - March 2012

Corporate bankruptcies judged in March 2012 decreased compared to February 2012 (-2.2%, seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

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Paru le : 30/08/2012

Corporate bankruptcies judged in March 2012 decreased compared to February 2012 (-2.2%, seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

The number of bankruptcies judged in the first quarter 2012 decreased compared to the fisrt quarter 2011 (-1.6%).

-1.1% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of bankruptcies decreased by 1.1%, y-o-y (twelve months basis).

Graph1EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date - Sa-wda data *

  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations

tab1EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Sa-wda data *
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Nov. 2011 Dec. 2011 Jan. 2012 Feb. 2012 March 2012
Total 4 285 3 898 4 368 4 100 4 008
Variation [m-o-m] % 1.6 -9.1 12.1 -6.1 -2.2
  • * Seasonally and working-day adjusted data
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations

tab2EN – Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date

Raw data
Corporate bankruptcies - judgment date
Moving total % change* Moving total over the Moving total over the
over 3 months over 12 months last 12 months previous 12 months
Ensemble -1.6 -1.1 50 207 50 762
  • * Total of corporate bankruptcies during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations