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

Luxembourg  
Rank: 32 · Score: 67.1  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 0.6   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 58.7   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 97,778.7   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 3.9   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 32 91, 93, 91, 93, 93 67.1
1 Economic Activity 59 61, 69, 68, 70, 66 75.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 46 76, 76, 78, 80, 79 56.1
3 Taxation 33 84, 81, 78, 80, 92 105.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 16 107, 107, 106, 103, 109 88.3
5 Human and Social Environment 38 77, 85, 87, 86, 87 56.6
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 31 96, 96, 93, 95, 94 68.8


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Luxembourg  
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
Austria 84.0 67.7 115.7 87.1 67.9 80.6
Spain 72.3 77.4 112.4 73.8 55.7 74.1
Italy 81.3 68.9 107.1 56.4 51.8 76.5
Luxembourg 75.6 56.1 105.8 88.3 56.6 68.8
Portugal 75.3 56.9 114.4 70.2 55.7 69.8
Malta 63.5 51.8 102.3 70.5 67.9 51.9
Iceland 72.4 30.5 107.6 92.6 88.9 67.3
Last updated: 3 Feb 2018