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

Mauritius  
Rank: 70 · Score: 47.8  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 1.3   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 11.4   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 9,001.0   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -14.2   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 70 58, 60, 57, 53, 55 47.8
1 Economic Activity 102 26, 26, 25, 23, 23 58.1
2 Depth of Capital Market 48 70, 75, 77, 77, 77 56.1
3 Taxation 51 81, 81, 77, 74, 74 96.4
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 20 100, 100, 101, 103, 105 90.4
5 Human and Social Environment 121 5, 4, 4, 4, 4 16.9
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 86 49, 48, 45, 42, 39 39.0


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Mauritius  
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
Egypt 81.2 65.2 80.5 56.8 24.8 49.1
Morocco 72.4 52.5 101.2 69.5 28.6 52.1
Tunisia 60.1 47.0 102.0 64.5 26.9 55.0
Mauritius 58.1 56.1 96.4 90.4 16.9 39.0
Nigeria 70.5 53.4 64.3 57.6 20.4 42.1
Ghana 71.2 39.5 84.3 64.5 28.1 38.8
Kenya 71.4 31.1 79.8 76.9 26.6 46.2
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021