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

Czech Republic  
Rank: 33 · Score: 64.1  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 10.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 243.4   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 22,759.5   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) -5.6   Private equity investments (quartile) Top
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index 33 94, 96, 96, 96, 92 64.1
1 Economic Activity 35 94, 90, 100, 95, 90 81.3
2 Depth of Capital Market 50 71, 81, 80, 82, 75 55.5
3 Taxation 48 83, 83, 79, 76, 77 96.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 41 87, 86, 88, 86, 84 76.4
5 Human and Social Environment 35 90, 91, 92, 92, 90 40.4
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 27 99, 98, 99, 99, 98 72.1


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021
 

   
VC/PE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Czech Republic  
Eastern Europe
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Environment
Entrepreneurial
Opportunites
Poland 87.1 75.0 100.3 66.8 39.4 66.8
Czech Republic 81.3 55.5 96.7 76.4 40.4 72.1
Estonia 67.5 52.1 98.2 87.7 44.7 61.1
Turkey 77.3 70.6 101.9 67.3 32.4 54.5
Romania 81.5 57.2 89.6 73.8 34.9 54.7
Hungary 79.8 53.8 95.8 64.0 34.0 65.0
Lithuania 70.3 49.5 99.1 81.8 36.5 57.3
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021