accessible, the Principality of Monaco offers an exceptional
life-style at the heart of Europe and the Mediterranean bassin.
Among the many aspects which make Monaco a strategic location for doing
business in Europe are its unique political and economic environment, the
presence of efficient administrative infrastructures, the density of
financial activities and the security for residents and their
is Monaco's current fiscal regime ?
are the legal aspects of investment in Monaco ?
In terms of arbitration, these are crucial
questions which can make the difference
for an investor who is choosing
between several possible location sites.
Follow the guide for a better understanding
of the legal and financial aspects which make the Principality not only an
attractive vacation spot, but also a recognized investment capital.
Monaco also offers
Moreover, the Principality of Monaco is an
ideal living environment for highly qualified professionals, offering a pleasant
and prestigious life-style , total security for themselves and their
property, a socially and culturally diverse atmosphere, numerous education
possibilities, for their children and technologically advanced health
In short, a life-style that is difficult to
turn down, even for the most exacting individuals.
A banking sector whitch answers your
With 37 banks, and more than 42 portfolio and mutual fund management companies, the
banking sector constitutes a large part of Monaco's financial
The Monegasque government actively combats
money-laundering and numbered bank accounts are illegal. However, bank
confidentiality is one of the main principals of Monegasque banking.
Monegasque banking establishments
are not only capable of managing international assets, but also offer
comprehensive services to companies in the Principality (including helping
companies to obtain financial ressources from a special government
The lifestyle, security, political
stability and the fiscal advantages have made Monaco an attractive
location for exacting investors.
For more information on the banking sector
and its services, please consult the Banks directory of
Real estate activity in Monaco is currently
prosperous for two reasons :
the quantity and importance of the advantages linked to
buying property in Monaco (quality of life, security, banking
environment, fiscal advantages)
land remains rare in the Principality. The amount of
space available remains limited despite the numerous technological
innovations helping to expand the Principality's
More than half of the investment in Monaco
are made by non-residents who plan to live in Monaco only temporarity
French nationals wishing to take advantage of the inheritance tax laws are
a significant part of this population.
For more information about real estate in
Monaco, consult real estate professionals.
The Principality of Monaco has a
diversified economy. Because of its location and its unique fiscal
environment, service sector activities and value-added industries are the
most representative in the economy of Monaco.