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

Moldova  
Rank: 102 · Score: 31.7  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 4.1   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 6.3   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 1,553.4   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) -1.0   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 102 26, 22, 23, 25, 23 31.7
1 Economic Activity 103 58, 28, 61, 56, 22 71.0
2 Depth of Capital Market 103 22, 19, 19, 23, 22 12.9
3 Taxation 64 38, 19, 48, 62, 61 97.2
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 87 45, 49, 38, 36, 38 53.6
5 Human and Social Environment 113 15, 15, 14, 13, 12 26.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 85 41, 40, 36, 36, 40 44.0


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Moldova  
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
Serbia 63.5 34.7 77.6 49.3 43.0 51.1
Croatia 71.5 27.9 105.1 59.1 39.3 56.8
Montenegro 64.4 25.1 94.7 66.3 53.0 49.7
Belarus 78.1 11.3 99.0 35.6 47.6 59.7
Bosnia-Herzegovina 53.6 16.8 72.9 48.5 34.6 41.4
Moldova 71.0 12.9 97.2 53.6 26.9 44.0
Albania 72.2 5.6 86.7 57.8 37.1 50.8
Last updated: 8 August 2016