The Venture Capital & Private Equity
Country Attractiveness Index
Alexander Groh, Heinrich Liechtenstein, Karsten Lieser and Markus Biesinger

Algeria  
Rank: 108 · Score: 26.0  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 39.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 142.0   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 3,578.6   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) 3.0   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 108 6, 4, 12, 15, 17 26.0
1 Economic Activity 74 56, 60, 60, 65, 51 81.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 115 3, 2, 10, 9, 10 6.3
3 Taxation 72 65, 53, 53, 57, 53 93.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 111 9, 1, 6, 13, 14 40.6
5 Human and Social Environment 98 20, 7, 10, 16, 27 31.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 75 39, 23, 26, 38, 50 50.1


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Algeria  
Africa
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Envorinment
Entrepreneurial Culture
and Deal Opportunites
Malawi 78.3 18.0 84.3 55.1 38.0 27.1
Ivory Coast 83.3 12.9 58.6 54.2 52.8 35.7
Rwanda 85.5 10.6 92.3 59.5 62.2 30.9
Algeria 81.6 6.3 93.3 40.6 31.9 50.1
Cameroon 88.1 6.9 72.3 47.4 31.7 33.8
Ethiopia 94.7 6.6 88.9 39.0 36.2 33.2
Senegal 79.1 5.4 61.8 55.6 39.4 36.0
Last updated: 8 August 2016