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

Hungary  
Rank: 52 · Score: 57.7  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 9.8   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 124.3   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 12,688.1   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) 3.7   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 52 79, 76, 69, 66, 73 57.7
1 Economic Activity 43 59, 80, 71, 75, 82 81.3
2 Depth of Capital Market 64 69, 60, 56, 54, 61 46.6
3 Taxation 49 66, 61, 60, 59, 76 101.5
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 74 64, 70, 63, 44, 51 57.4
5 Human and Social Environment 48 98, 95, 73, 72, 77 52.6
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 45 83, 77, 79, 82, 80 59.9


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Hungary  
Eastern 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
Lithuania 71.1 44.7 101.2 71.7 62.8 61.9
Romania 86.1 53.6 98.5 64.2 42.1 56.2
Latvia 67.2 48.8 107.0 69.2 53.0 57.7
Hungary 81.3 46.6 101.5 57.4 52.6 59.9
Bulgaria 72.6 51.4 93.0 57.6 47.0 58.2
Slovenia 72.5 30.7 115.0 67.4 62.5 72.6
Georgia 61.2 42.6 104.4 72.5 53.3 50.4
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018