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

Cambodia  
Rank: 97 · Score: 28.4  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 16.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 26.9   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 1,607.4   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -2.8   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index 97 32, 31, 30, 31, 28 28.4
1 Economic Activity 76 59, 67, 68, 57, 49 69.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 86 41, 41, 42, 43, 39 18.5
3 Taxation 107 29, 28, 23, 19, 18 76.1
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 108 18, 16, 14, 18, 17 44.1
5 Human and Social Environment 115 8, 8, 8, 8, 10 18.4
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 115 7, 12, 10, 11, 10 22.6


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021
 

   
VC/PE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Cambodia  
Asia
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Environment
Entrepreneurial
Opportunites
Sri Lanka 72.8 50.8 77.9 60.1 24.5 41.3
Bangladesh 85.2 42.5 79.4 34.8 21.5 39.1
Mongolia 56.6 19.1 81.8 65.1 26.0 36.8
Armenia 52.4 11.5 98.7 75.8 30.3 44.9
Azerbaijan 68.7 7.6 99.6 83.4 29.1 42.8
Cambodia 69.6 18.5 76.1 44.1 18.4 22.6
Kyrgyzstan 52.3 12.5 48.9 60.9 20.9 35.5
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021