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Financial Services

Financial Services

What sets us apart

+ At the forefront of global finance for over 50 years

+ Reliable - political & economic stability

+ Certainty - third country status

+ Flexibilty - access to EU markets & AIFMD compliant

+ Island-wide 1GB fibre connectivity

+ Experienced, highly educated & professionally qualified workforce 

+ On Island international business schools & international training at all levels

What sets us apart

Low tax structures

Our tax rates are among the lowest in Europe, with a maximum personal tax rate of 20%. And with low stamp duty on property, no capital gains or inheritance tax, and corporate tax at 0% (10% for certain financial services companies only), moving to Jersey paves the way for growth and prosperity.

Low tax structures

Low Tax Structures

  • No capital gains
  • No inheritance taxes

An industry by numbers

+ Net asset value of regulated funds under administration = £301.7bn (Q3 2018)

+ Total value of banking deposits held in Jersey = £121.4bn (Q3 2018).

+ The number of banking licences stood at 28 at the end of Q3 2018.

+ 364 foundations formed since 2009

+ £400bn in trusts established by private individuals

+ 1,282 regulated members fo the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

+ Over 13,000 employed in the finance industry

+ 32,618 live companies registered with the regulator JFSC in Q2 2018

An industry by numbers

Mix business and pleasure

With Michelin-starred restaurants, areas of outstanding natural beauty, cliff-top golf courses overlooking Atlantic breakers, living in Jersey means everything is within easy reach.

Jersey’s close proximity to France - just twenty kilometres away - adds a distinctly European feel to the island’s ambiance. It’s the perfect setting for the good life, whether you’re hosting clients or just appreciating the island’s wealth of natural resources.

Mix business and pleasure

An Award Winning Jurisdiction

2018

+ CityWelath International Finance Centre Awards 2018 - Best IFC

+ Private Equity Wire Global Awards 2018 - Best Private Equity Jurisdiction

+ WealthBriefing Asia Awards 2018 - Best IFC

WealthBriefing GCC Awards 2018 - Best IFC

2017

+ CityWealth International Finance Centre Awards 2017 - IFC of the Year

+ WealthBriefing European Awards 2017 - Best IFC

+ WealthBriefing GCC Region Awards 2017 - Editor's Award

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An Award Winning Jurisdiction

Working in Partnership

Locate Jersey are proud to work in partnership with the industry body for Financial Services,  Jersey Finance Limited (JFL). Through our close working relationship you will receive, the best comprehensive advice and support throughout and following your relocation application.

JFL is run as a non-profit organisation funded by the local finance industry and Jersey's Government. They are dedicated to representing and promoting Jersey as an IFC of excellence, and developing a better, more certain future for the industry as a whole. By working with the right people, and creating a safe and secure environment for investors, Jersey can help to grow both local and international economies.

If you want to find out more about Financial Services in Jersey or relocating your financial services business here, conatct JFL on +44(0)1534 836005 or email allan.wood@jerseyfinance.je. You can also get in touch with us for an initial free, confidential chat.

Working in Partnership

“I would wholeheartedly recommend Jersey as a place to do business. We have enjoyed an excellent working relationship with the Island and we continue to encounter professional, like-minded personnel, who are a delight to deal with.”

Sheila Dean - Group Managing Director, Equiom