With its special terms of EU membership, Gibraltar provides an extensive selection of products and services that meet the requirements of both local and international investors. As a modern, vibrant, low tax jurisdiction, it likewise has first rate professional infrastructure that is fully compliant with European standards of regulation. The numerous international trading entities and financial services companies, which already have a base in Gibraltar, are testament to this.
The economy has often been described as one that is ‘running on all cylinders’. Its main economic growth attributers include general trade, the provision of financial services and communications (including e-gaming), tourism and maritime activities.
The prosperous economic performance of this unique European jurisdiction has benefited the whole community in terms of greater public spending on essential provisions such as health, education and social services. The government attributes Gibraltar’s successful development to its pursuit and implementation of policies that create and sustain a stable environment that increases business activity and investor confidence.