Belize IFSC License
About that Country :
BELIZE, an English-speaking country in the heart of Central America, is a relative newcomer in the field of international financial services. Since attaining independence from Britain in 1981, Belize has been endeavoring to diversify its economy away from the agricultural sector. Belize, therefore, saw the international financial services sector as a window of opportunity where it could seek to achieve competitive advantage.
Other Services Legal & Tax Advise
Structuring of investment funds, offshore entities and trusts Intellectual property: patent, trade mark, copyright and technology transfer Trust and estate planning Tax and legal due diligence assignments Captive insurance and captive insurance management business
About that Regulating body :
Types of Licenses
The following types of licenses can be of particular interest to forex brokers and traders :
If you are engaged in :
Requirements and Procedures :
Any Belize IBC can apply for a financial license mentioned in Section 1 to carry out the respective activities. However, the applicant company is expected to meet certain requirements, prescribed by the IFSC. In particular :
The viable low-cost Belize Forex Brokerage License option :
This vehicle represents one of the most inexpensive regulated brokerage options vailable anywhere in the world for setting up a forex (and/or securities) brokerage firm. Other relatively low cost option includes Vanuatu.