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Last year, a fifth of working-age individuals were, or were planning to become, entrepreneurs. The annual Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) study found activity was being sustained above pre-recession levels.

And this new ‘wave’ of entrepreneurs is not all in the traditional mould of enterprising youth who have bypassed university. GEM reveals 6.5% of over-50s are entrepreneurs – well above the rate for those in their 20s.

This chimes with the mix of businesspeople seen by E2Exchange: Entrepreneur to Entrepreneur Exchange.

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This article was originally published as a white paper by UBS in 2015 with the help of E2Exchange, the entrepreneur network.

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