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

Mauritius  
Rank: 51 · Score: 57.8  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 1.3   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 12.3   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 9,454.9   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 3.9   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 51 78, 81, 78, 71, 74 57.8
1 Economic Activity 97 26, 28, 27, 29, 28 60.9
2 Depth of Capital Market 44 73, 78, 79, 81, 81 57.1
3 Taxation 47 86, 83, 80, 77, 78 102.1
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 25 101, 102, 101, 101, 100 80.2
5 Human and Social Environment 65 93, 88, 86, 61, 60 46.5
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 81 49, 57, 50, 45, 44 47.5


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Mauritius  
Africa
 
 
 
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
South Africa 48.5 78.8 110.9 71.1 40.1 66.3
Mauritius 60.9 57.1 102.1 80.2 46.5 47.5
Kenya 73.7 54.7 90.6 65.3 48.1 50.6
Morocco 78.0 52.5 107.2 60.4 25.5 52.8
Egypt 77.6 59.7 85.0 44.7 30.9 48.7
Tunisia 60.4 45.2 107.4 59.5 36.9 55.9
Nigeria 72.6 56.1 53.9 52.2 33.1 42.1
Last updated: 3 Feb 2018