National data offers a conflicted snapshot of entrepreneurship, while regional data proffers a promise of diversifying new business activity. London and the South East remain strong incubators, and the North’s entrepreneurial growth is strong.
The capital continues to lead the UK’s entrepreneurship scoreboard
East of England
The East continues to attract investment
Entrepreneurship thrives, despite an uncertain national environment
A region showing high promise for entrepreneurial expansion
An area for expansion-stage entrepreneurs
A region seeing investment at expansion stage
The North East struggles to maintain entrepreneurship growth
An established entrepreneurial hotspot
The area sees an increase in funding for enterprise
Start-up growth is slower, but still strong
A growing number of companies with private equity backing
A modest but stable entrepreneurial environment
A barometer of the entrepreneurial environment and activity in the UK. This, the ninth volume, focuses on three main indicators: start-up activity, growth of new business and exits of young enterprises.
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