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Setting Up Business in the UK – A Guide for Overseas Companies

July 11, 2013

The UK is the most popular location for inward investment in Europe, attracting almost one in five of all investment projects in Europe since 2004. The World Bank report ‘Doing Business 2011’ ranks the UK the easiest place to set up and run a business in the EU and G8 and the Government agency, UK Trade & Investment, reports this year that whilst the USA remains the biggest source of inward investment projects, foreign direct investment comes from 54 countries in total.

Where an overseas company wants to trade in the UK it has a number of options as to how to structure its operation and this guide is designed as an introduction to some of those options.

Download the guide here