Why Jersey for listing vehicles

The greatest number of FTSE 100 companies registered outside the UK

9 companies listed on the FTSE 250

The greatest number of AIM companies registered outside the UK

37 companies listed on the Main Market of the LSE

Advantages of using Jersey Holding Companies as Listing Vehicles
0% corporation tax
Free of withholding tax on dividends, interest and royalties
Shares in Jersey incorporated Holding Companies are free of stamp duty in Jersey
Three CREST enabled share registrars
Ability to trade shares directly through CREST (the UK share settlement system)
Mind and management can be based on island
Efficient management of share capital via treasury shares
A Jersey Public Holding Company is comparable to a UK PLC
Incorporatedand Protected Companies
Examples of Jersey Holding Companies as Listing Vehicles:

A Malaysian company providing environmental
engineering and renewable energy solutions providers.

Invinity Energy Systems Plc

A company that is at the forefront of the global energy

M J Hudson Group Plc

A company working with fund managers, investors and
advisers in both traditional and alternative assets.

Jersey Listed Companies on Global Exchanges (as at 30 June 2020)
TerritoryExchangeMarketNumber of CompaniesMarket cap (£bn)
UKLSEUK Main Market3798.060
LuxembourgEuro MFT10.00
AsiaHKExHK Stock Exchange25.470
North AmericaNASDAQNASDAQ37.940
NYSENew York Stock Exchange2204.240
TSXToronto Stock Exchange2 0.064
Approved stock exchanges in Jersey for listing purpose include:*

■ New York Stock Exchange
■ Chicago Stock Exchange
■ NYSE Euronext Paris
■ Toronto Stock Exchange
■ Luxembourg Stock Exchange

■ Johannesburg Stock Exchange
■ Cyprus Stock Exchange
■ Stock Exchange of Mauritius
■ The International Stock Exchange
■ Irish Stock Exchange
■ London Stock Exchange (including Main Market, AIM and SFS)

*Pursuant to the Companies (Transfer of Shares – Exemptions) (Jersey) Order 2014 (as amended) and/or the Companies (Uncertificated Securities) (Jersey) Order 1999 (as amended). In the case of the latter, Euroclear UK & Ireland Limited is a ‘recognised operator’.