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A recent study published by Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM 2012) which assesses and ranks, among other things, conditions that support entrepreneurship and countries where an entrepreneurship culture is thriving, placed South Africa below average, in particular when compared to SADC countries, on a number of key factors that contribute to developing entrepreneurship.
When asked how confident SMEs are that their businesses will grow in the next 12 months, they expressed confidence levels of 71%, which is line with confidence levels recorded last quarter. Martin says that it is a positive indication that SMEs continue to be confident, despite the negative sentiment that is widespread in many industries.