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

Hungary  
Rank: 42 · Score: 58.8  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 9.8   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 154.6   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 15,820.9   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) -5.0   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 42 80, 79, 85, 86, 83 58.8
1 Economic Activity 39 76, 79, 87, 89, 86 79.8
2 Depth of Capital Market 54 63, 57, 69, 74, 71 53.8
3 Taxation 57 62, 60, 76, 72, 68 95.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 70 51, 48, 52, 51, 55 64.0
5 Human and Social Environment 50 85, 84, 83, 80, 75 34.0
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 33 93, 93, 92, 93, 92 65.0


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Hungary  
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
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
Bulgaria 72.8 56.4 87.8 69.0 32.0 55.7
Slovenia 70.6 41.1 108.8 74.7 34.0 72.7
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021