Euro zone economic confidence rose to 107.8 in February compared with forecasts of 106.8, while the previous reading was revised to 106.8 from 106.5.

Consumer confidence matched forecasts at -10.0, higher than the prior -11.2. Business climate indicator remained at 1.45, in line with the revised reading which was 1.58 initially, whereas projection referred to a rise to 1.61.

Industrial confidence came analogous to the predicted reading of 6.5, above the preceding which was 6.0 before being revised up to 6.1. Services confidence climbed to 11.1, exceeding anticipations of 9.5 and the revised 9.9 which was 9.2 initially.