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

Greece  
Rank: 66 · Score: 53.2  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 11.0   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 194.6   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 17,736.4   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) -0.6   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 66 55, 56, 55, 62, 59 53.2
1 Economic Activity 116 1, 6, 6, 8, 9 58.2
2 Depth of Capital Market 60 81, 67, 63, 66, 65 47.8
3 Taxation 14 117, 117, 111, 110, 111 110.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 66 42, 45, 57, 55, 59 60.7
5 Human and Social Environment 86 35, 31, 39, 36, 39 37.8
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 53 66, 68, 70, 70, 72 57.3


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Greece  
Western Europe
 
 
 
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
Luxembourg 87.1 56.7 101.8 88.9 60.2 67.6
Portugal 79.2 61.7 114.3 72.0 55.4 72.8
Italy 84.3 62.1 103.3 57.6 50.7 77.1
Iceland 85.2 35.2 107.5 93.1 85.3 71.3
Greece 58.2 47.8 110.3 60.7 37.8 57.3
Cyprus 67.7 30.8 101.3 75.3 66.0 59.6
Malta 79.9 26.6 102.7 70.9 68.1 53.4
Last updated: 8 August 2016