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

Peru  
Rank: 60 · Score: 51.8  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 33.0   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 3rd
GDP (US$ billions) 203.9   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 6,184.8   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -11.1   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index 60 69, 67, 68, 66, 65 51.8
1 Economic Activity 53 70, 69, 63, 71, 72 74.8
2 Depth of Capital Market 42 82, 80, 82, 83, 83 61.8
3 Taxation 66 78, 78, 71, 64, 59 94.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 77 60, 59, 58, 49, 48 60.8
5 Human and Social Environment 99 29, 29, 28, 28, 26 23.4
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 74 52, 50, 49, 49, 51 43.6


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021
 

   
VC/PE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Peru  
Latin America
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Environment
Entrepreneurial
Opportunites
Mexico 86.5 68.8 98.6 64.2 29.2 60.4
Brazil 82.6 75.0 20.3 57.2 29.8 57.4
Colombia 77.6 54.1 96.2 62.2 31.1 53.1
Peru 74.8 61.8 94.7 60.8 23.4 43.6
Argentina 75.2 45.3 95.7 53.3 27.5 50.6
Panama 70.4 31.6 75.6 62.1 24.8 36.3
Jamaica 56.5 26.2 95.4 67.5 31.4 37.6
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021