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

Tunisia  
Rank: 65 · Score: 53.2  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 11.2   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 43.1   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 3,831.7   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 0.9   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 65 76, 73, 65, 64, 60 53.2
1 Economic Activity 101 9, 27, 26, 23, 24 71.7
2 Depth of Capital Market 61 67, 68, 65, 64, 64 45.4
3 Taxation 23 96, 99, 96, 103, 102 107.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 75 76, 66, 51, 49, 50 58.7
5 Human and Social Environment 87 70, 61, 53, 47, 38 37.5
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 58 88, 86, 76, 75, 67 56.2


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

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
Mauritius 78.8 55.0 102.0 83.0 60.2 50.6
Morocco 85.7 55.6 106.9 59.5 30.0 53.2
Zambia 81.9 39.7 91.0 66.1 55.1 48.1
Tunisia 71.7 45.4 107.8 58.7 37.5 56.2
Egypt 83.6 55.4 84.5 47.8 21.5 48.7
Botswana 64.7 32.8 86.8 69.1 55.2 33.0
Uganda 87.7 32.1 91.8 58.6 40.5 30.8
Last updated: 8 August 2016