Bermuda: Where Business Happens

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Executives of U.S. corporations looking to diversify their assets need exposure to international financial opportunities. It’s a clear way to enhance corporate performance in an increasingly competitive global economy. That’s why executives across industries find Bermuda the logical choice. From asset management to private equity to tech startups and life sciences, companies can leverage Bermuda's sophisticated workforce and world-respected regulatory system to achieve a decisive edge over competitors. Bermuda: Where Business Happens.

Overview

Workforce

Bermuda offers a savvy and collaborative network of professionals with extensive experience dealing at the highest levels of global finance and regulation. Bermuda’s lawyers, financial professionals, administrators, auditors and tax advisors are well-versed in establishing new companies, funds, captive insurance and structured financial vehicles. These experts have a long history of working together to create value for companies doing business in the jurisdiction.

Testimonial

“My personal advice to clients now is that Bermuda may in fact be the best jurisdiction for offshore funds when you consider cost benefits, the practical regulations, as well as access to officials, which I do not think should be underestimated. I know that has been very valuable to us.”

Jack Rigney
Partner
Seward & Kissel

 

Workforce Posts

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Regulatory

Bermuda’s sophisticated regulatory system allows global businesses to focus on their bottom line rather than spending time cutting through red tape. Equally important, Bermuda is understood by the North American and European business communities as being the most transparent and globally tax compliant of any offshore financial jurisdiction in the world. As leading global regulatory bodies increasingly recognize Bermuda as a peer, the time is now for you to explore what Bermuda can do for your business.

Testimonial

“Our largest shareholder, Equilibria Capital, a Bermuda-based asset-management company, encouraged us to consider re-domesticating to the island.  In addition to the close physical proximity to the US, an important market for our products, we have been highly impressed with Bermuda’s infrastructure, legal system, political stability and, most importantly, the quality of the workforce.  We have found it easy to set up our business here and would wholeheartedly encourage other biotech companies to consider moving to the island.”

Dr. Angelos Stergiou
CEO
Sellas Life Sciences Group

Regulatory Posts

Multinational corporations (MNCs) must take advantage of every opportunity to thrive in the increasingly competitive global markets of the 21st century. Between Wall Street expectations of growth and the quarterly demands of investors to deploy their capital wisely, MNCs need to find effective ways to navigate conflicting tax systems and burdensome regulations that stall growth...(Read more)

Why North American C-Level Executives Invest In Bermuda

Bermuda’s industry professionals are sought out by North American executives to discuss how their businesses can thrive by domiciling operations in this unique jurisdiction. The Bermuda Business Development Agency frequently convenes North American thought-leaders and C-suite executives to discuss how Bermuda’s world-class regulatory system and network of high-level experts make the island the most attractive offshore location to do business.

Testimonial

“[Bermuda] plays a special role in the global economy; it helps to fuel growth and support jobs through trade and investments, so we have stake in Bermuda's growth and also in some of the changes that are taking place in the world.”

Mike Bloomberg
Founder of Bloomberg L.P.
and three-term mayor of New York City

Bloomberg photo

The Bermuda Business Development Agency partnered with Bloomberg Government in May to host “The Future of International Business Deals: How to Position for Long-Term Growth.” ...(Read more)

Getting Started

The Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) is a premier public-private partnership dedicated to helping international companies start up, re-locate or expand their business in Bermuda. Whether your business is a small startup, a managed fund or a Fortune 500 tech firm, the BDA offers a team of experts that will help grow your portfolio by connecting you to industry peers, regulators and government contacts.

Testimonial

“We are excited to add the Bermuda office to our platform through our association with Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd. Bermuda is of rapidly growing interest to our international clients who wish to operate in, and through, a highly sophisticated commercial and legal environment. Bermuda is the premier jurisdiction for those investments.”

Bennett Jones
Chairman and CEO
Hugh MacKinnon

Testimonial

“Bermuda is a blue-chip jurisdiction with a strong international reputation and diverse product range; clients have been telling us for some time that Bermuda is a place where Harneys needs to be. In particular, Harneys’ strength and deep roots in Latin America and Asia provide the perfect platform to grow Bermuda’s presence in these key and emerging markets.”

Peter Tarn
Chairman
Harneys

Getting started posts

Domiciling operations in an international jurisdiction can be a daunting task for any sized corporation. Navigating regulations, hiring an experienced staff and learning how to optimize a company’s performance in a new environment are just some of the many challenges faced by multinational corporations...(Read more)


Contact Us

Bermuda Business Development Agency

(441) 292-0632

info@bda.bm