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EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2019

Brad Keywell, CEO of US-based Uptake Technologies, Inc., was recently named EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019 at an award ceremony held in Monaco’s Salle des Etoiles. Brad was selected from among 761 program participants that included the 57 country winners from 47 countries and territories vying for the title in Monaco. In the …
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EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

Murad Al-Katib, President and CEO of Saskatchewan-based AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (Canada), was named EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 at an awards ceremony held last week in Monaco’s Salle des Etoiles. He was picked from among the 59 country winners from 49 countries vying for the title. Murad started AGT Food and …
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Family business philanthropy – EY Report

Nearly half of family businesses surveyed use impact investing as part of their philanthropic activity, and larger family businesses tend to engage in more philanthropic activities than smaller ones, according to a new report from the EY Global Family Business Center of Excellence. The Family business philanthropy: creating lasting impact through values and legacy report, …
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Moving Mainstream. The European Alternative Finance Benchmarking Report

Alternative financing systems, in particular crowdfunding, are experiencing rapid growth, reports this study prepared by the University of Cambridge and Ernst & Young. The report includes rich country-specific data, including on Spain. The report is available to download here.

EY Global Job Creation and Youth Entrepreneurship Survey 2015

According to EY’s 2015 Global Job Creation and Youth Entrepreneurship Survey, entrepreneurs are leading job creation globally, with 47% of entrepreneurs expecting to increase their total global workforce this year. The fourth annual report, from the EY Global Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, surveyed 201 past Entrepreneur of the Year winners about their hiring plans …
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Executing Growth: EY’s 2014 Africa Attractiveness Survey

Africa’s share of global foreign direct investment (FDI) projects has reached the highest level in a decade, according to this report by Ernst & Young. The report combines an analysis of international investment into Africa since 2003, with a 2014 survey of over 500 global business leaders about their views on the potential of the …
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European Attractiveness Survey 2014

Spain registered a decline in foreign investment in 2013. However, the average number of hires per project increased from 37 in 2012 to 50 in 2013, resulting in a relative 10 percent increase in jobs created by FDI year on year. According to the 2014 European Attractiveness Survey published by Ernst & Young, Spain was the …
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The EY G20 Entrepreneurship Barometer 2013

Entrepreneurs provide one of the main engines of growth in any healthy economy. They act as vital agents of change by developing new products and services, implementing more efficient production methods, and creating new business models and industries. They generate jobs, support local communities and build prosperous societies. For all these reasons, there is growing …
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E&Y’s 2013 Africa Attractiveness Survey

Ernst & Young has just published the 2013 Africa Attractiveness Survey, “Getting down to business”. According to the study foreign direct investment from emerging markets into Africa outpaced that from developed markets in 2012, but the number of new FDI projects into the continent fell 12 percent from the previous year. Despite this drop, which …
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