German investor confidence unexpectedly recorded 5.4 in February, according to Zew survey (economic sentiment), from the prior -21.6 and median forecasts of -11.8. The current situation gauge also came higher than analysts' forecasts of 30.5 as it reached 40.3, exceeding the prior reading of 28.4.

For the euro area, the Zew survey (economic sentiment) rose to -8.1 from the preceding -32.5.