Funds and their administration
Gibraltar is determined to see a strong development of its fund and third partyadministration business, supported by a core of expertise and administrative capability and capacity. A wide range of funds can be established in Gibraltar under flexible legislation with a Financial Services Ordinance for the control of investment business. Opportunities exist for retail schemes and more specialised niche funds. This is an expanding area where Gibraltar is ideally placed to provide the bespoke services, flexibility and fiscal advantages required. Such funds may include family funds, private investor schemes and portfolio funds for high net worth individuals. Independent Financial Advisors with "broker funds" have the opportunity of switching these to their own stable possibly using a special-purpose fund umbrella created for niche funds.
Gibraltar is European and International
A broad range of nationalities provide investment services in Gibraltar. This not only gives the additional comfort to clients of being able to discuss their affairs in their own language, but also reflects the many and diverse advantages that the international investment community see in choosing Gibraltar as a base for investing and portfolio administration. Accessible location for personal service-- Many investors in Southern Europe find Gibraltar¹s proximity useful in maintaining a personal relationship with their investment managers.
In the fast moving world of international investment, state of the art communications are essential to ensure that investment decisions can be made and executed swiftly. Gibraltar gives this the highest priority.
Well regulated environment
Investors can feel secure in the knowledge that they are investing through properly regulated firms, which are under close supervision of the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission.