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

Algeria  
Rank: 107 · Score: 27.2  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 40.6   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 128.7   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 3,169.3   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 1.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 107 9, 14, 16, 20, 18 27.2
1 Economic Activity 76 70, 74, 65, 72, 49 71.0
2 Depth of Capital Market 109 11, 12, 11, 16, 16 7.8
3 Taxation 75 53, 57, 53, 54, 50 93.1
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 111 6, 13, 12, 14, 14 41.3
5 Human and Social Environment 98 10, 16, 25, 27, 27 32.7
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 80 13, 23, 40, 47, 45 48.0


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

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
Namibia 36.2 26.1 90.5 73.2 52.8 29.0
Malawi 52.4 17.2 84.2 54.0 38.7 31.1
Rwanda 63.0 10.5 79.9 60.3 62.5 28.6
Algeria 71.0 7.8 93.1 41.3 32.7 48.0
Ethiopia 87.4 6.9 88.3 31.5 37.7 28.7
Madagascar 64.1 6.9 80.0 42.8 27.8 34.6
Zimbabwe 62.3 7.4 77.6 36.5 35.9 28.7
Last updated: 3 Feb 2018