Gulf Region

Jersey has been working closely with countries in the Gulf region for many years, with a regional office established in the DIFC in 2018 and a presence in the UAE since 2011.

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In brief Working closely with our partners, we’re making sure that we remain the international finance centre of choice for Gulf investors – especially in private wealth, banking and Islamic finance.

With an estimated $1 trillion in assets expected to be transitioned between generations over the coming decade, this presents considerable opportunities for Jersey to support families in the region by providing a full suite of cross-border, corporate, funds and wealth management services for HNWIs.

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We work with a whole range of national and international financial services firms based in Jersey. Browse our business directory for more information, or to search for a specific organisation.

Our work in the Gulf region
  • There is a growing need for ethical, transparent and accountable finance in the Gulf – areas in which we are experts
  • We are able to work within a range of finance disciplines, sensitive to local dynamics, economies and cultures
  • We support inward and outward foreign direct investment (FDI) for infrastructure projects through our integrated business development strategy
  • We assist in family wealth management and pre-IPO planning
  • We continue to support our permanent presence in the Gulf with regular business seminars, roadshows and receptions to enhance our relationships and contacts in the region
Gulf Region Factsheets ›

Keep up to date on the latest developments with our Gulf Region related factsheets.

Our Gulf Focussed Research
The Evolution of Wealth Management in the World of Islamic Finance
Our latest GCC focussed white paper, The Evolution of Wealth Management in the World of Islamic Finance - Views from the Islamic Finance Wealth Management Community – researched the views of Islamic wealth managers to understand and communicate the development of Islamic finance wealth management in Asia and beyond.
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Jersey – A Clear Choice for Saudi Investors
This Kingdom of Saudi Arabia focussed research examines the various approaches sought by Saudi investors in structuring inbound and outbound investments, the factors behind such approaches, and the benefits of structuring Saudi investments through international finance centre such as Jersey.
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Wealth Structuring and The International Financial Centres – Perspectives from the GCC
Our latest GCC focussed white paper, Wealth Structuring and The International Financial Centres – Perspectives from the GCC – examines the views of GCC based wealth managers to understand and communicate the current attitudes towards wealth structuring and the use of IFCs amongst the Middle East's wealth management experts and their private clients.
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Driving Forces Behind GCC HNW Investors – 2017
The white paper highlights key trends and client needs linked to the demand for advice and relevant solutions for HNWI clients in the GCC.
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Working Together
Community of Interest Group
Join our Gulf Community of Interest Group

Our business development director provides bi-annual updates on Gulf business development activities, events, visits and other marketing activities to our Community of Interest Group, which comprises of Jersey Finance members who are focussed on doing business in the region.

To find out more about joining this group, please contact:

Sectors for Gulf Region: