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

Poland  
Rank: 25 · Score: 73.7  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 38.5   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 471.7   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 12,246.7   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 3.5   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 25 98, 100, 99, 99, 100 73.7
1 Economic Activity 31 88, 68, 62, 85, 94 90.4
2 Depth of Capital Market 27 97, 96, 97, 97, 98 74.4
3 Taxation 21 77, 86, 82, 80, 104 108.1
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 43 84, 81, 81, 81, 82 68.6
5 Human and Social Environment 28 85, 92, 92, 95, 97 64.8
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 35 87, 90, 90, 90, 90 67.3


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Poland  
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
Poland 90.4 74.4 108.1 68.6 64.8 67.3
Turkey 89.5 75.0 107.5 64.1 46.4 56.9
Lithuania 79.0 50.0 100.1 74.7 68.2 63.9
Estonia 78.6 44.0 102.9 85.9 65.6 65.3
Romania 88.9 53.4 98.5 67.0 44.3 60.9
Hungary 85.7 49.3 96.8 60.9 56.0 60.4
Slovenia 80.9 36.5 116.3 68.1 64.4 73.4
Last updated: 8 August 2016