In the last few years Switzerland has become the synonym of practical investments because while in other parts of the world the economy has encountered difficulties, here there are a two domains one cannot fail by investing in: real estate and stocks. Setting up a company in Switzerland in 2016 is also one of the best investments to make.
One of the best reasons to invest in real estate this year is because Swiss properties have known no fall in sale prices, moreover they have registered a slight growth. One needs a residence permit to buy a property in Switzerland and can also apply for a very advantageous loan with low interest rates. Whether one buys a holiday home or for commercial purposes, the rental of any of them will generate a significant income.
Another option of investing in real estate is to purchase a land plot which also has its advantages. Both EU and non-EU residents are allowed to buy land in Switzerland and use it for residential purposes or as a permanent business establishment without additional authorization. Special licensing is required only when buying land in a residential, commercial or industrial areas.
If you want to know more about investing in real estate in Switzerland, you can contact our local experts.
The Stock Market in Switzerland comprises the largest securities traded on the Zurich SIX Exchange. Switzerland has a second stock exchange located in Berne which offers a large portion of the total stocks traded in this country. Companies in Switzerland benefit from the security one of the largest stock markets in Europe provides and have a wide variety of financial instruments to trade.
At last, registering a business in Switzerland remains one of the best investments one can make in this country. Foreign citizens from EU and non-EU countries are allowed to set up companies here provided that they have a solid business plan which will have a positive impact on the economy and employment market. Apart from the variety of structures one can choose from, the taxation system is one of the greatest incentives for those coming to invest in Switzerland.
Our specialists in company formation in Switzerland can assist foreign entrepreneurs no matter their investment plans are through business consultancy services.