2Q Middle Market Indicator Reports 6.7% Employment Growth

For the second quarter of 2018, average revenue growth of middle market companies dipped slightly to 7.4% from 8.4% in Q1, but remains above the historical average of 6.8%. Average employment growth grew to 6.7%, the second-highest rate since the MMI was established in 2012. Confidence in the local, national, and global economies also dropped slightly, but remains high at 90%, 86%, and 75% respectively.

Mid-Year 2023 Webinar Recording

Watch the recording to hear the latest data and trends from the National Center for the Middle Market, hosted by Doug Farren, Managing Director of NCMM. You can download a copy of the presentation slides here



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Whether you operate a middle market business, run an organization that serves middle market companies or are otherwise invested in the middle market’s success, the National Center for the Middle Market welcomes and values your contributions. The center offers several ways for organizations to partner with us. Learn more below about the ways you can work with the center and play a vital role in advancing the middle market’s prosperity. 


2Q 2018