As one of Europe’s leading financial centers, Liechtenstein accommodates a wide range of investment funds. Among these, pension funds have registered very good results in 2017, according to a recent report issued by the Financial Market Authority. Foreign investors interested in starting investment funds in the Principality can rely on our company formation specialists in Liechtenstein for detailed information on the procedure related to their registration.
Liechtenstein is one of the most performant financial centers in Europe which has helped the small country to boost its relations with various countries around the world. Now, the Financial Market Authority (FMA) of the Principality wants to extend these relations with several Asian countries. For this purpose, the representatives of the FMA have visited Hong Kong and Singapore in order to strengthen ties in the financial sector. Our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can help foreign investors who want to set up companies in the financial industry.
At the beginning of October, the EU Council announced the removal of Liechtenstein from the so-called grey list containing countries which did not fully complied with the harmonized tax legislation. This means that Liechtenstein now meets the OECD and EU requirements with respect to the corporate tax laws under which competition between companies could have been deemed unfair under certain circumstances. Foreign investors who want to open companies in Liechtenstein can rely on our local consultants for information on the tax legislation applicable here.
Liechtenstein is one of the most advanced countries in Europe when it comes to innovation in the energy sector, and now it has also become the world’s champion when it comes to solar power per capita, according to the SolarSuperState Association. The Principality scored best in photovoltaic power with 620 watts per capita at the end of 2017. Foreign investors who want to set up businesses in the energy sector can rely on our Liechtenstein company formation consultants.
Liechtenstein is one of the most modern financial centers in the world and in Europe. With a developed economy which is based on the financial industry, Liechtenstein is now ready to be one of the first countries to have a network of cryptocurrency ATMs, given the great number of foreign investors who have opened fintech companies and offer all types of services related to virtual coins. Our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can help entrepreneurs who want to start businesses in the cryptocurrency sector.
Liechtenstein’s foreign trade balance has increased for the second time this year, whit exports registering the most important increase. The total worth of the exports registered by Liechtenstein in the second quarter was 887 million Swiss francs, representing a substantial growth compared to the same quarter of 2017, as well. If you are interested in starting a trading company in the Principality, our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can explain the regulations in this sector.
Liechtenstein is one of the most prolific economies in Europe as many investors from neighboring countries recognize it as one of the most important financial centers on the continent. The government sustains the development of the financial industry, which how the country came to have this good reputation. Foreign enterprisers who want to open companies in Liechtenstein can rely on our company formation agents for support.
Liechtenstein’s economy is on a good path, according to the latest report issued by the National Statistics Office. The results are based on the good performance registered by the trading sector and the high employment rates registered in 2017. Liechtenstein companies are also confident about their profits in 2018. Our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can help foreign investors who want to set up businesses here.
Liechtenstein is one of the most appreciated financial centers in Europe thanks to the innovative solutions it has enabled for investors up to this moment. One of the best developments in the financial industry is related to the enabling of blockchain technology which can be used to create new solutions which can be implemented by Liechtenstein companies. Foreign investors can rely on our company formation agents in Liechtenstein if they want to set up businesses in the fintech sector.
Even if trading is not the most important industry in Liechtenstein, it generates a significant amount of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), as in the last two years the foreign trade balance has increased. 2017 was one of the best years of the trading sector in Liechtenstein, as exports have grown moderately. Foreign investors who want to open companies in the Principality can get assistance from our Liechtenstein company formation agents.
Retail remains one of the most important economic sectors in Liechtenstein in 2018 after last year which was one of the best for this industry. According to a recent study carried out by the Ministry for Infrastructure, Economic Affairs and Sport, Liechtenstein residents are aware of their purchase habits, however they put more accent of the quality of goods now. If you are interested in setting up a retail shop in the Principality, our Liechtenstein company formation agents can advise you.
Foreign investors interested in the investment funds industry in Liechtenstein should know that this sector remains one of the most important in the economy of the country, according to the Liechtenstein Fund Industry Association. The most recent numbers indicate the third quarter (Q3) of 2017 was the best for the investments fund sector in the Principality. If you want to set up an investment fund, our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can explain the legal requirements.
Fintech has made its way into the Lichtenstein banking system, as more and more financial institutions are using innovative services to cater to their clients’ needs. However, some banks are reluctant to using services which imply less human intervention, such as robo-advisors. Foreign investors who want to open companies in the financial sector can rely on our Liechtenstein company formation consultants.
The autumn months of 2017 brought very good results for industrial and manufacturing companies in Liechtenstein, according to the National Office for Statistics. With only 1% of these companies facing difficulties, Liechtenstein has gone through one of the best economic phases of this year. Foreign investors who want to set up businesses here can rely on the company formation services offered by our agents in Liechtenstein.
During the year, the Liechtenstein government has shown an increasing interest in helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startup companies. The support implied various grants and simplified regulations for these companies. The most recent support comes under the form of a fund meant to help innovative startups in Liechtenstein and Switzerland. Our company registration agents in Liechtenstein can help those interested in starting a business here.
Liechtenstein is currently going to very important changes which were designed to transform it into a digital country. Two major decisions were made by the government during the last few months. The first one refers to the financial industry which will welcome cryptocurrency and the second one is related to Liechtenstein integrating digital administration programs which ease the e-government shift. Our company formation consultants in Liechtenstein can assist foreign investors who want to invest in high-tech industries here.
There are many people who want to move to Liechtenstein or want to start a business here, however, they have little to no information on this European small country bordered by Austria and Switzerland. Its size of only 160 square kilometers could make some believe that there isn’t much to do here, yet Liechtenstein is one of the most industrialized countries in the world. Below, our Liechtenstein company formation consultants will offer some surprising information on the small country, also known as the Principality of Liechtenstein.
After more than 170 years, Liechtenstein opened the doors to the first casino at the end of this summer. The last casino in Liechtenstein was closed in 1846, as the government had then issued a ban for carrying out gambling activities, a ban which was stopped in 2011 when the law was changed. This new event creates new opportunities for other casino players seeking to enter the Liechtenstein market. Our company formation consultants in Liechtenstein can offer information on the legislation related to gambling in the Principality.
Liechtenstein is not only an appreciated financial center in the world, as recent statistics issued by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LIHK) indicate goods produced here are also appreciated. According to the LIHK, the foreign trade turnover rose by 2.3% in 2016, reaching 6.7 billion CHF. Foreign investors who want to set up companies in the Principality can request the services of our company formation advisors in Liechtenstein.
Liechtenstein is one of the few countries in the world which usually receive good ratings from credit rating agencies. At the end of July, the government issued a detailed report indicating the reasons why Standard and Poor’s assigned Liechtenstein the highest rating: AAA. The agency also announced a stable outlook for the Principality. Our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can assist investors interested in starting a business here.
2016 was a good year for Liechtenstein’s trading industry, according to the Office of Statistics. While commodities exports to Europe rose significantly, imports also grew but at a slower pace, while the overall trade balance remained positive. Investors interested in starting a business in the trading industry can rely on our company registration agents in Liechtenstein.
Ever wondered about the connection between the financial sector and the energy one? Liechtenstein’s financial industry has become the main supporter of the energy segment, according to the Bankers Association. Below we will explain how that became possible. In the meantime, our Liechtenstein company formation consultants can offer information on the legislation covering both industries in this country.
The new Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Act in Liechtenstein provides for several types of investors. Even if not much has changed in the law, one of the most significant changes refers to the types on investors welcome to set up investment funds in Liechtenstein. One of the new category of investors refers to interest groups. Our company formation agents in Liechtenstein can assist foreign investors interested in establishing investment funds in this country.
At the end of May, the Liechtenstein Office of Statistics reported an increase in the construction sector in the Principality. According to the report issued by the office, the number of construction projects rose significantly compared to the same period of 2016. Also, the number of foreign investors interested in the construction industry in Liechtenstein doubled compared on a year-to-year basis. If you want to open a company in the construction industry, you can rely on our company registration agents in Liechtenstein.
Liechtenstein has one of the most performant banking systems in Europe, considering the number of banks per the total population of the country. There are 14 banks operating in Liechtenstein at the moment and all of them have reported goods incomes between January and December 2016.Foreign investors interested in starting a business in the financial sector can rely on our company registration advisors in Liechtenstein.