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

Hungary  
Rank: 47 · Score: 60.1  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 9.8   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 120.2   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 12,203.5   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 2.4   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 47 89, 84, 82, 81, 78 60.1
1 Economic Activity 57 46, 39, 51, 76, 68 85.7
2 Depth of Capital Market 57 75, 73, 73, 69, 68 49.3
3 Taxation 65 59, 66, 66, 61, 60 96.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 65 78, 67, 63, 67, 60 60.9
5 Human and Social Environment 42 103, 106, 103, 101, 83 56.0
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 45 90, 88, 83, 77, 80 60.4


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

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 79.0 50.0 100.1 74.7 68.2 63.9
Estonia 78.6 44.0 102.9 85.9 65.6 65.3
Romania 88.9 53.4 98.5 67.0 44.3 60.9
Hungary 85.7 49.3 96.8 60.9 56.0 60.4
Slovenia 80.9 36.5 116.3 68.1 64.4 73.4
Latvia 78.8 42.6 106.6 77.2 55.8 59.9
Bulgaria 81.3 51.0 94.9 57.1 47.7 58.5
Last updated: 8 August 2016