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

Taiwan  
Rank: 25 · Score: 71.9  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 23.6   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 668.4   M&A volume (quartile) 3rd
GDP per capita (US$) 28,319.6   Venture capital investments (quartile) Top
GDP growth (per cent) 3.1   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 25 100, 100, 100, 99, 100 71.9
1 Economic Activity 17 103, 107, 106, 104, 108 85.5
2 Depth of Capital Market 12 114, 115, 114, 114, 113 82.2
3 Taxation 16 115, 114, 114, 108, 109 103.7
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 25 105, 105, 100, 98, 100 87.1
5 Human and Social Environment 17 106, 106, 106, 107, 108 52.1
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 47 81, 82, 79, 79, 78 55.4


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Taiwan  
Asia
 
 
 
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
Korea, South 89.4 88.3 102.4 88.4 48.8 97.5
Hong Kong 79.7 87.9 100.0 109.7 56.7 78.8
Malaysia 84.2 80.1 98.0 96.6 42.9 72.7
Taiwan 85.5 82.2 103.7 87.1 52.1 55.4
India 92.5 85.4 95.3 75.8 43.7 58.8
Thailand 86.2 77.0 95.3 75.0 30.3 65.2
Russian Federation 88.3 71.7 91.4 62.3 36.7 69.6
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021