Careers  |   Contact Us  |   Consultant Area  
 
 
 
User ID
Password
> Forgot Password?
> Register
 
      YTD
  NY DJIA 26,151 6.62%
  NY NASDAQ 7,909 11.42%
  London FTSE 7,421 7.86%
  Tokyo Nikkei 21,688 -0.57%
  Shanghai SSE 3,242 23.28%
  Frankfurt DAX 11,905 8.92%
  Paris CAC 40 5,456 11.14%
  Singapore SGX 3,330 7.07%
  Malaysia KLSE 1,637 -2.24%
  Thailand SET 1,663 1.73%
 
    USD EUR
  GBP 0.77 0.86
  JPY 111.13 125.22
  EUR 0.89 -
  USD - 1.13
  CNY 6.72 7.57
  CAD 1.33 1.50
  AUD 1.40 1.58
  HKD 7.84 8.83
 
      YTD
  Gold $1,308.10 4.72%
  Brent Crude $70.91 17.23%
  Silver $15.19 2.43%
  Platinum $892.02 10.70%
  Natural Gas $2.70 -34.31%
  Wheat $459.50 -12.89%
   
    Updated On 10-04-2019
 
<< Back to Low Tax Jurisdictions
Guernsey
Full Name : Bailiwick of Guernsey
Area : total: 78 sq km
Government type : parliamentary democracy
Population : 65,870 (July 2009 est.)
Independence : British crown dependency
GDP : $2.742 billion (2005)
GDP by sector : agriculture: 3% - industry: 10% - services: 87% (2000)
 
Background

Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy, which held sway in both France and England. The islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Guernsey is a British crown dependency, but is not part of the UK. However, the UK Government is constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.

 
Economy - Overview:
Financial services - banking, fund management, insurance - account for about 23% of employment and about 55% of total income in this tiny, prosperous Channel Island economy. Tourism, manufacturing, and horticulture, mainly tomatoes and cut flowers, have been declining. Financial services, construction, retail, and the public sector have been growing. Light tax and death duties make Guernsey a popular tax haven. The evolving economic integration of the EU nations is changing the environment under which Guernsey operates.
 
 
<< Back to Low Tax Jurisdictions
 
 
Feb 2019
Vietnam: a land of opportunity for investors, A sea of change: economic growth has given the popular holiday destination a thriving capitalist culture.
Feb 2019
Britain’s FTSE share index will not climb beyond its record high in the next two years, according to a Reuters poll, as concerns over the terms of the country’s divorce from the European Union and rising volatility keep investors on edge.
Jan 2019
German fund inflows for 2018 already ahead of last year
Jan 2019
Zinc is dull but useful, and it’s in short supply – it’s time to buy!
 
  Site Map   |    Disclaimer   |   Glossary of Terms © 2010 Questor Capital. All rights reserved.  
Questor Capital Ltd. has offices in Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand and is regulated in Malaysia by Labuan FSA (License Number BS200649).
Thailand group management office (License Number 1755201886).