Interesting comments in the report...UK won in Europe...., the UK’s ‘entrepreneurial aspirations’ were valued as weak by the GEI.
UK ranked fourth globally behind US, Canada and Australia. For the first time, the UK has claimed the title of Europe’s most entrepreneurial country. It jumped five places globally to reach the fourth place worldwide, according to 2015′s Global Entrepreneurship Index (GEI). The UK has steadily improved in the past few years, finishing 14th in 2012 and 9th in 2013. Britain’s strengths Britain’s rise is due to a strong performance in entrepreneurial attitudes and abilities, according to the report. Despite the strength of London’s tech scene and breadth of entrepreneurs across the country, the UK’s ‘entrepreneurial aspirations’ were valued as weak by the GEI. The report found the the UK’s greatest strength was British entrepreneurs ability to find and create unique products.