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

Mexico  
Rank: 41 · Score: 62.8  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 122.3   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 1,045.4   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 8,547.8   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 2.2   Private equity investments (quartile) Top
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 41 85, 84, 85, 84, 84 62.8
1 Economic Activity 16 112, 109, 116, 113, 109 90.2
2 Depth of Capital Market 34 92, 89, 89, 91, 91 68.8
3 Taxation 37 81, 79, 89, 90, 88 104.4
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 64 70, 64, 68, 62, 61 60.0
5 Human and Social Environment 111 30, 21, 21, 17, 14 29.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 38 91, 90, 90, 89, 87 64.4


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Mexico  
Latin America
 
 
 
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
Chile 78.1 64.6 105.3 77.5 62.4 60.1
Colombia 77.2 61.2 97.7 59.8 56.5 60.0
Mexico 90.2 68.8 104.4 60.0 29.9 64.4
Brazil 79.2 74.9 21.4 53.5 35.8 54.9
Argentina 83.4 52.8 98.5 48.6 46.5 53.0
Peru 79.9 52.5 99.8 60.4 30.8 48.3
Jamaica 54.2 39.4 101.1 64.5 64.3 48.6
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018