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

Australia  
Rank: 6 · Score: 91.9  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 23.9   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 1,225.3   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 51,201.6   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 2.4   Private equity investments (quartile) Top
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 6 120, 120, 118, 118, 119 91.9
1 Economic Activity 19 93, 115, 109, 102, 106 92.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 5 120, 120, 121, 120, 120 88.4
3 Taxation 16 110, 108, 109, 109, 109 109.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 12 114, 113, 113, 113, 113 96.3
5 Human and Social Environment 6 118, 121, 116, 118, 119 98.6
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 12 111, 110, 111, 108, 113 86.9


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Australia  
Australasia
 
 
 
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
Australia 92.6 88.4 109.3 96.3 98.6 86.9
New Zealand 88.9 75.3 104.9 116.2 103.3 83.7
Last updated: 8 August 2016