Financial Center of Liechtenstein

The Principality of Liechtenstein is a small European country, which, based on its location, internal and external political circumstances and its legal and economic framework conditions, offers particular qualities as an economic base. Its close links with Switzerland and membership of the European Economic Area (EEA) pave the way for wide-ranging and appealing areas of activity for industry, business, finance and foreign investors.

Local advantages of Liechtenstein

  • Stable social, legal and economic situation
  • A high level of political continuity and stability
  • Liberal economic policy
  • Liberal company law
  • Moderate company taxation, flat tax 12.5%
  • Sound fiscal policy of public budgets
  • Strong Swiss franc as legal tender
  • Flexibility, swifter decision-making
  • Considerable financial power of the publicly managed pillar
  • Banking law that puts privacy first
  • AAA country rating by Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s
  • Niche products, which are Europe-compatible