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

Kazakhstan  
Rank: 57 · Score: 56.3  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 17.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 135.5   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 7,657.6   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 2.8   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 57 68, 75, 74, 74, 68 56.3
1 Economic Activity 47 96, 99, 77, 71, 78 79.8
2 Depth of Capital Market 63 62, 69, 66, 68, 62 46.6
3 Taxation 73 64, 60, 58, 57, 52 95.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 47 72, 75, 83, 83, 78 66.5
5 Human and Social Environment 66 44, 52, 60, 66, 59 46.4
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 55 73, 75, 75, 73, 70 54.1


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Kazakhstan  
Asia
 
 
 
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
Philippines 91.8 70.5 95.7 47.3 48.5 48.7
Vietnam 92.0 66.4 99.6 46.4 45.1 52.9
Sri Lanka 81.6 58.0 67.4 58.8 40.1 53.9
Kazakhstan 79.8 46.6 95.7 66.5 46.4 54.1
Pakistan 84.1 55.6 66.6 50.7 32.1 50.7
Armenia 50.7 35.1 104.1 64.7 47.2 52.5
Mongolia 56.4 27.4 86.6 60.6 42.2 43.4
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018