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

Algeria  
Rank: 95 · Score: 29.5  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 43.9   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 153.3   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 3,495.7   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) -5.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 95 31, 35, 32, 32, 30 29.5
1 Economic Activity 63 65, 68, 47, 51, 62 71.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 100 28, 34, 34, 34, 25 9.1
3 Taxation 78 51, 51, 53, 48, 47 88.1
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 107 17, 17, 16, 17, 18 44.4
5 Human and Social Environment 75 45, 37, 40, 42, 50 28.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 71 36, 43, 38, 44, 54 44.8


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Algeria  
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
Tanzania 74.3 15.9 54.2 59.5 29.4 37.0
Botswana 53.7 15.9 82.8 66.9 32.5 34.8
Zambia 60.7 16.9 96.1 57.4 22.4 30.4
Algeria 71.6 9.1 88.1 44.4 28.9 44.8
Malawi 52.6 12.4 79.8 60.2 23.1 29.6
Uganda 70.8 10.1 82.4 58.4 22.5 31.3
Ivory Coast 70.2 9.4 57.8 50.0 27.0 26.9
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021