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New report shows private equity creating jobs and driving economic growth across Kentucky

New research from EY and the American Investment Council reveals that across Kentucky, the private equity industry employs more than 102,000 workers—who, on average, earn $69,000 a year in wages and benefits. Beyond these direct jobs, the industry supports more than 327,000 jobs and generates $700 million in state and local taxes, a tremendous benefit to communities in every corner of the Commonwealth. “This...

Business services organization EY opens new $4.3 million expanded office in downtown Louisville

EY, one of the world’s largest business-services organizations, has opened its new center for executive assistants and other professional functions within its expanded and remodeled downtown Louisville office. The 20,109-square-foot office at 400 W. Market St. serves as EY’s Kentucky and southern Indiana market headquarters and houses members of the firm’s expanding National Executive Assistant...