Increase in corporate bankruptcies in April 2012Business failures (publication stopped with July 2012 results) - April 2012

Corporate bankruptcies judged in April 2012 increased compared to March 2012 (+1.9%, seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

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Paru le : 27/09/2012

Corporate bankruptcies judged in April 2012 increased compared to March 2012 (+1.9%, seasonally and trading-day adjusted data).

The number of bankruptcies judged in February, March and April 2012 decreased compared to the same quarter 2011 (-4.1%).

-0.8% year-on-year (twelve months basis)

During the last twelve months, the number of bankruptcies decreased by 0.8%, 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
Dec. 2011 Jan. 2012 Feb. 2012 March 2012 April 2012
Total 3 895 4 371 4 106 4 033 4 111
Variation [m-o-m] % -9.1 12.2 -6.1 -1.8 1.9
  • * 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 -4.1 -0.8 50 159 50 563
  • * Total of corporate bankruptcies during the last 3 or 12 months compared with the same months a year earlier
  • Source: BODACC, INSEE calculations