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

Taiwan  
Rank: 22 · Score: 79.4  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 23.4   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 525.8   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 22,442.5   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 0.7   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 22 106, 106, 106, 105, 103 79.4
1 Economic Activity 32 94, 100, 98, 111, 93 89.9
2 Depth of Capital Market 13 108, 113, 113, 113, 112 80.8
3 Taxation 10 112, 111, 112, 113, 115 113.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 25 101, 103, 102, 101, 100 82.3
5 Human and Social Environment 41 87, 84, 84, 81, 84 56.1
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 23 109, 108, 107, 104, 102 80.8


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

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
Japan 95.1 87.4 105.5 93.5 88.4 94.8
Malaysia 95.7 83.7 99.6 90.6 70.9 86.8
Korea, South 96.0 76.1 106.9 77.9 62.0 89.6
Taiwan 89.9 80.8 113.8 82.3 56.1 80.8
China 108.4 86.7 110.6 57.8 50.9 75.9
Thailand 95.5 78.2 99.9 64.6 52.8 63.4
India 103.0 79.5 84.7 62.7 43.7 62.9
Last updated: 8 August 2016