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

Taiwan  
Rank: 23 · Score: 76.9  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 23.5   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 529.6   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 22,534.8   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 2.1   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 23 106, 104, 103, 101, 102 76.9
1 Economic Activity 24 103, 114, 96, 103, 101 86.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 12 113, 113, 111, 113, 113 81.1
3 Taxation 11 112, 113, 115, 114, 114 113.5
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 28 103, 101, 97, 96, 97 76.7
5 Human and Social Environment 32 83, 81, 81, 95, 93 61.5
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 28 106, 102, 102, 97, 97 70.5


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Taiwan  
Asia
 
 
 
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
Singapore 87.4 84.2 108.4 108.0 96.9 85.9
Malaysia 91.8 81.3 103.8 86.7 75.9 79.3
China 113.5 89.4 111.3 58.3 55.2 81.4
Taiwan 86.6 81.1 113.5 76.7 61.5 70.5
Korea, South 93.5 73.8 108.9 77.7 46.8 87.2
Thailand 91.8 77.8 100.2 67.3 51.6 67.2
India 105.1 78.1 101.3 67.7 46.6 65.1
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018