Mature Europe is a key target market for Jersey Finance, which continues to develop and enhance its business development activities in various European countries to support the growing demand for a politically and economically stable offshore jurisdiction for investment/wealth structuring opportunities.
Jersey Finance sponsors various events in Europe including Paris, Berlin, Luxembourg, Geneva, and Zurich as part of business development initiatives relating to Jersey’s key sectors such as Funds, Private Wealth, Capital Markets, Banking, Philanthropy and Insurance. Jersey remains a favourable jurisdiction for the European market, particularly in relation to investment products and wealth management vehicles such as trusts, foundations, partnerships, as well as real estate, private equity and hedge funds.
Jersey has signed 39 Tax Information Exchange Agreements including those with Denmark, Finland, Germany, Austria, Italy, France and Latvia. The island has also signed 8 DTAs including agreements with Luxembourg, Malta and Estonia. The agreements demonstrate Jersey’s commitment to international standards and facilitating further business flows between jurisdictions.