FSC revises rules on Special Purpose Funds in Mauritius

FSC revises rules on Special Purpose Funds in Mauritius

Over the years, Mauritius has secured its standing as a reputable International Financial Centre of Excellence and has become the new go-to hub for the setup of various Fund Structures by many international Investors, Private Equity firms, Hedge Fund, Asset and Wealth Managers. It also boasts an attractive location, making it the ideal gateway into both Africa and Asia for international businesses.

In an attempt to further promote Mauritius as an attractive platform for business, the FSC has recently revised the rules applicable to Special Purpose Funds (“SPFs”), a snapshot of which can be seen below;

Mauritius also hosts a wide range of other benefits, including;

  • Approval by OECD/EU
  • Attractive tax incentives ( 0%-3%-15%)
  • Rated no.1 in Africa for Ease of Doing Business
  • Rated no.13 in the World for Ease of Doing Business
  • No Withholding Tax on Dividend, Interest and Royalties paid
  • No Capital Gains Tax
  • No Estate Duty or Inheritance Tax
  • No Foreign Exchange Control
  • 46+ Tax Treaties
  • Bi-Lingual Skilled Labour Force
  • Rated no. 1 In Africa for Good Governance and Political Stability
  • And many more….

How can Animo help?

Animo is exceptionally fortunate to have roots in the African Miracle economy and have a wealth of resources through our resident expert consultants. We work closely with many large international banks in Mauritius, including HSBC, SBM, Investec, Bank of China, Maubank, ABSA, ABC, and many more, and thanks to Mauritius’s continued compliant success with the FSC and the IFA, you can be sure that all operations are EU and OECD approved!

Our specialist team in Mauritius always welcome the opportunity to advise and guide on embarking on new business ventures in Mauritius. Should you be interested to learn more on the above, please do not hesitate to contact and our friendly team can provide bespoke business solutions. Our team shall be pleased to assist and provide tailor-made solutions for your business. Get in contact today by calling +230 489 9090, emailing at info@animoassociates.com, or by filling in a contact form below!

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