Rankings and indicators for Colombia


Global Entrepreneurship Monitor – GEM


Research focused on studying processes associated with the conception, creation, placing in operation, and development of business initiatives. This academic exercise is updated with information at year-end for Colombia.

Environment conditions for the creation of companies (2019)


Source: GEM Colombia, 2019. Scores range between 0-7, where 7 is the highest score.

For more information, you may review the downloadable reports or visit this page: https://gemcolombia.org/gem/

Global Entrepreneurship Index – GEDI


GEDI is a research organization that collects knowledge and data about the ties between entrepreneurial spirit, economic development, and prosperity. In doing this, it provides a diagnostic of the most efficient interventions for growth driven by the entrepreneurial spirit.

One of the various indicators published by this Institute is the Global Entrepreneurship Index, which is viewed as a powerful tool designed to identify the right public policies and the right acceleration and growth programs for the creation of new jobs within entrepreneurial ecosystems at a global level.

Main entrepreneurship indicators for Colombia according to the Global Entrepreneurship Index (2019)


* Combined measure of the percentage of high-growth businesses which plan to hire at least 10 people and plan to grow more than 50% over 5 years.
Scores range between 0-1, where 1 is the highest score.
Source: Global Entrepreneurship Index, 2019.
Comparative chart of the main startup indicators according to the Global Entrepreneurship Index (2019)


Source: Global Entrepreneurship Index, 2019.

For more information, you may review the downloadable report or visit this page: https://thegedi.org/

Scorecard LAVCA


LAVCA is the Association for Private Capital Investment in Latin America, a not-for-profit organization devoted to supporting the growth of private equity/capital in Latin America and the Caribbean. The LAVCA scorecard is a biannual classification of private equity/venture capital in the main markets. It is widely recognized and used by policymakers and regulators and is based upon indicators such as taxation, the rights of minority shareholders, the restrictions set on institutional investors, and the development of capital markets.

Comparative chart for the scores of the 2017/2018 ScoreCard for the main countries of Latin America


Scores range between 0-4, where 4 is the highest score.
Source: 2017/2018 ScoreCard, LAVCA.


Scores range between 0 – 4, where 4 is the highest score
Fuente: 2017/2018 ScoreCard LAVCA.

For more information, you may review the downloadable report or visit this page: www.lavca.org

Global Fintech Adoption Index – EY


EY is a global leader in audit, taxation, transaction advisory, and consulting services. The analyses and quality services provided by this firm help to create trust and confidence in capital markets and economies around the world.

To make this survey, which originated back in 2015 and is updated every two years, more than 27,000 consumers in 27 markets were interviewed. The survey examined, not only how FinTech ventures have bettered and expanded their offer worldwide, but also how have they driven change in the entire financial services sector.

Top 10 countries with the best FinTech adoption percentage (2019)


Source: Global FinTech Adoption Index, 2019, EY.

For more information, you may review the downloadable report or visit this page: https://www.ey.com/es_co/ey-global-fintech-adoption-index

Index of Dynamic Entrepreneurship – IDE, PRODEM


Prodem is a think-tank and a do-tank focused on innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems in Latin America. With more than 15 years of experience, it stands out for generating and transmitting world-class knowledge in coordination with the real practices of real-life players.

Its Index of Dynamic Entrepreneurship (IDE) is a powerful tool for addressing the diagnostics and specific intervention about systemic conditions for startups and enables one to build a route map for efficient strategic action. It provides crucial information about the social, economic, cultural, political, and regulatory conditions that affect the creation of new dynamic companies in 60 countries around the world; besides, it enables one to do a follow-up on the evolution of these conditions over time.

For more information, you may review the downloadable report or visit this page: https://prodem.ungs.edu.ar/

Conditions for startups taking into account the Covid-19 impact during 2020


Fuente: Index of Dynamic Entrepreneurship, 2020.

Si desea más información, puede consultar directamente el reporte descargable o visitar el sitio PRODEM.

M&A Investment Index – Euromonitor


The financial and investment services of Euromonitor International developed the Mergers and Acquisitions Investment Index that reflects the expected level of investment, activity, and appeal of the mergers and acquisitions global market in the middle of macro-economic and financial turmoil. The model comprises a total of 314,002 mergers and acquisitions transactions of 50 countries and more than 150 sectors of the whole world between 2015 and 2020.

M&A comparative scores for Latin American countries (2020)


Source: M&A Index, 2020.

For more information, you may review the downloadable reports or may visit this page: www.euromonitor.com