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

Albania  
Rank: 103 · Score: 25.6  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 2.9   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 14.0   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 4,876.6   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -7.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 103 20, 22, 24, 24, 22 25.6
1 Economic Activity 111 13, 14, 15, 17, 14 55.3
2 Depth of Capital Market 108 11, 14, 17, 19, 17 7.1
3 Taxation 94 38, 36, 36, 31, 31 82.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 83 57, 60, 59, 63, 42 58.5
5 Human and Social Environment 82 54, 57, 58, 48, 43 27.7
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 97 39, 33, 32, 32, 28 34.7


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Albania  
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
Montenegro 42.0 36.1 88.5 76.5 31.1 43.6
Ukraine 75.1 21.7 94.6 57.4 30.7 49.0
Macedonia 50.5 14.2 97.5 65.0 25.2 45.3
Bosnia-Herzegovina 55.9 18.3 77.6 48.7 21.4 38.1
Georgia 57.1 7.9 99.5 85.0 34.1 50.0
Moldova 56.8 7.1 94.9 65.2 24.5 41.8
Albania 55.3 7.1 82.3 58.5 27.7 34.7
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021