US Issuers Redomiciling from Switzerland to Ireland Following the Minder Initiative

28-10-2013

Author: Stephen Ranalow



For a variety of reasons, Ireland has become the jurisdiction of choice for redomiciling NYSE and NASDAQ listed companies. This is driven by Ireland’s place in the European Union, its extensive tax treaty network, its business friendly environment, the ability to use US GAAP and its status as an English speaking common law jurisdiction which is generally less prescriptive and more flexible than civil law jurisdictions.

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