South Africa


It is the nature of business to shorten names and titles to acronyms and to have an ever-increasing number of terms which might puzzle the uninitiated. This page offers some definitions.

Discussion paper

Earnings Before Interest, Deductions, Tax and Amortisation

Economist Intelligence Unit

Europe, Middle East and Africa region

Energy & Natural Resources. The ENR sector includes oil and gas, power and utilities, mining and forestry industries.

Enterprise risk management

Enterprise Resource Planning

Electronically Stored Information

Electric vehicles

Financial Accounting Standards Board

Fast moving consumer goods