Private equity

Ellaktor profits jump in 2022

ATHEX-listed Ellaktor Group said on Thursday its 2022 turnover totaled 1.04 billion euros, up 14% from the previous year, and its EBITDA jumped 45% to €239 million.

Pre-tax profit was €68 million in 2022, after a loss of €29 million in 2021, while after-tax profits totaled €519 million, boosted by the sale of a 75% equity stake in the renewable energy sources sector.

Turkish startups draw $1.8 billion

Turkish technology startups drew a total investment of $1.8 billion in 2022 despite a 35 percent decrease in global startup investments, increasing expectations for 2023.

According to a report by StartupCentrum, 322 Turkish startups received an investment of $1.8 billion in 2022, slightly up from $1.6 billion the previous year.