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

Slovenia  
Rank: 49 · Score: 56.5  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 2.1   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 52.8   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 25,173.8   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -5.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VC/PE Country Attractiveness Index 49 81, 84, 69, 80, 76 56.5
1 Economic Activity 69 47, 49, 59, 61, 56 70.6
2 Depth of Capital Market 71 54, 59, 46, 52, 54 41.1
3 Taxation 8 120, 119, 116, 116, 117 108.8
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 48 84, 84, 83, 79, 77 74.7
5 Human and Social Environment 51 74, 73, 75, 76, 74 34.0
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 25 98, 101, 100, 100, 100 72.7


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021
 

   
VC/PE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Slovenia  
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
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
Croatia 69.9 53.9 102.5 63.3 25.1 54.7
Latvia 65.1 33.7 102.8 83.0 36.1 53.9
Serbia 67.2 41.6 78.1 62.1 31.2 55.9
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021