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

Tunisia  
Rank: 67 · Score: 51.8  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 11.4   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 41.7   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 3,660.1   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 2.2   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 67 61, 60, 59, 59, 58 51.8
1 Economic Activity 98 36, 33, 31, 25, 27 60.4
2 Depth of Capital Market 65 60, 56, 59, 62, 60 45.2
3 Taxation 27 96, 103, 102, 101, 98 107.4
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 67 51, 50, 51, 60, 58 59.5
5 Human and Social Environment 88 53, 47, 36, 35, 37 36.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 51 75, 70, 64, 72, 74 55.9


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Tunisia  
Africa
 
 
 
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
Kenya 73.7 54.7 90.6 65.3 48.1 50.6
Morocco 78.0 52.5 107.2 60.4 25.5 52.8
Egypt 77.6 59.7 85.0 44.7 30.9 48.7
Tunisia 60.4 45.2 107.4 59.5 36.9 55.9
Nigeria 72.6 56.1 53.9 52.2 33.1 42.1
Botswana 53.9 39.6 87.4 63.5 54.3 42.2
Zambia 66.4 39.2 100.2 60.3 41.1 33.9
Last updated: 3 Feb 2018