BVI Business Companies hold US$1.4 trillion of assets, equivalent to 1.5 per cent of global GDP.
These holdings reflect cross-border investment in the widest variety of physical, corporate and financial assets.
These substantial cross-border investments provide the underlying finance that enables real world economic investment in homes, factories, hospitals, railways, broadband, machinery, entrepreneurs – and more.
They also provide the essential liquidity for the secondary markets that underpin and provide confidence in these primary real world investments.
Percentage of the number of active BVI Business Companies by location of ultimate beneficial owner, 2022, per cent