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

Colombia  
Rank: 36 · Score: 66.3  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 49.5   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 299.6   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 6,048.5   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 3.3   Private equity investments (quartile) Top
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 36 92, 91, 92, 91, 89 66.3
1 Economic Activity 48 91, 76, 82, 99, 77 87.4
2 Depth of Capital Market 40 86, 86, 86, 86, 85 65.0
3 Taxation 38 79, 83, 94, 88, 87 103.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 61 52, 47, 48, 60, 64 61.7
5 Human and Social Environment 47 84, 82, 80, 78, 78 54.6
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 40 89, 89, 89, 88, 85 62.1


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

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 87.8 74.4 110.1 80.8 63.6 60.0
Colombia 87.4 65.0 103.7 61.7 54.6 62.1
Mexico 94.3 69.1 104.1 63.4 30.3 68.0
Peru 89.3 65.3 99.9 61.8 29.5 51.6
Brazil 81.1 77.5 21.3 53.3 33.2 57.9
Argentina 88.0 49.9 97.9 40.0 43.7 54.2
Ecuador 84.4 41.6 101.4 41.5 39.7 41.2
Last updated: 8 August 2016