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

Colombia  
Rank: 40 · Score: 63.3  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 48.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 282.5   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 5,800.1   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 1.8   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 40 89, 86, 86, 87, 85 63.3
1 Economic Activity 56 89, 100, 85, 78, 69 77.2
2 Depth of Capital Market 41 86, 85, 83, 84, 84 61.2
3 Taxation 68 94, 88, 87, 81, 57 97.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 65 44, 56, 58, 64, 60 59.8
5 Human and Social Environment 39 79, 76, 78, 82, 86 56.5
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 44 87, 84, 84, 81, 81 60.0


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Colombia  
Latin America
 
 
 
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
Chile 78.1 64.6 105.3 77.5 62.4 60.1
Colombia 77.2 61.2 97.7 59.8 56.5 60.0
Mexico 90.2 68.8 104.4 60.0 29.9 64.4
Brazil 79.2 74.9 21.4 53.5 35.8 54.9
Argentina 83.4 52.8 98.5 48.6 46.5 53.0
Peru 79.9 52.5 99.8 60.4 30.8 48.3
Jamaica 54.2 39.4 101.1 64.5 64.3 48.6
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018