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

Ukraine  
Rank: 80 · Score: 40.7  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 41.7   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 155.6   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 3,728.0   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) -4.0   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 80 53, 52, 42, 41, 45 40.7
1 Economic Activity 52 19, 58, 56, 67, 73 75.1
2 Depth of Capital Market 83 60, 51, 37, 37, 42 21.7
3 Taxation 67 82, 74, 67, 62, 58 94.6
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 87 30, 31, 32, 34, 38 57.4
5 Human and Social Environment 64 40, 56, 57, 56, 61 30.7
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 63 63, 68, 67, 68, 62 49.0


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Ukraine  
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
Slovakia 73.7 30.2 97.9 66.4 31.9 56.4
Belarus 70.7 35.3 93.4 54.3 36.9 49.1
Montenegro 42.0 36.1 88.5 76.5 31.1 43.6
Ukraine 75.1 21.7 94.6 57.4 30.7 49.0
Macedonia 50.5 14.2 97.5 65.0 25.2 45.3
Bosnia-Herzegovina 55.9 18.3 77.6 48.7 21.4 38.1
Georgia 57.1 7.9 99.5 85.0 34.1 50.0
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021