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

China  
Rank: 18 · Score: 80.7  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 1,374.6   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 11,199.2   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 8,147.3   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 6.8   Private equity investments (quartile) Top
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 18 102, 102, 101, 105, 107 80.7
1 Economic Activity 1 124, 124, 124, 124, 124 113.5
2 Depth of Capital Market 5 117, 118, 118, 120, 120 89.4
3 Taxation 14 110, 111, 112, 111, 111 111.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 70 61, 59, 49, 51, 55 58.3
5 Human and Social Environment 43 74, 70, 69, 78, 82 55.2
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 20 100, 101, 100, 103, 105 81.4


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
China  
Asia
 
 
 
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
Japan 96.3 88.0 111.7 92.6 86.3 91.2
Singapore 87.4 84.2 108.4 108.0 96.9 85.9
Malaysia 91.8 81.3 103.8 86.7 75.9 79.3
China 113.5 89.4 111.3 58.3 55.2 81.4
Taiwan 86.6 81.1 113.5 76.7 61.5 70.5
Korea, South 93.5 73.8 108.9 77.7 46.8 87.2
Thailand 91.8 77.8 100.2 67.3 51.6 67.2
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018