The global financial services industry is in a state of rapid expansion. International trade alliances, an explosion of growth in online transactions, the development of digital currencies, and other innovations have fueled demand for more and more advanced financial services. As the world’s leading digital society, Estonia is playing a major role in that expansion.
Estonia is one of the most business-friendly and innovative nations in the European Union (EU). Its unique e-Residency program paired with a business-friendly tax environment makes Estonia attractive for young entrepreneurs seeking to build their fortunes. With its new digital nomad visa, the nation reaffirms its commitment to growth.
One of the most important decisions founders must make when forming a new business is the jurisdiction in which the business will be formed. Which jurisdiction’s laws and regulations will support your business goals and allow your new venture to thrive? Estonia’s business-friendly tax environment is one of the reasons Estonia has become the European Union jurisdiction of choice for many founders.
Crypto-assets, including cryptocurrencies, represent a fast-growing new asset class that has drawn the attention of entrepreneurs and investors alike. But, working with these new digital assets is not without its challenges. Businesses and investors that deal with crypto-assets must understand the blockchain technology underlying these assets and the accounting principles which govern their use.
In the last decade, the way in which assets are developed and managed has undergone significant change. New classes of assets have given rise to an entirely new, technology-driven finance industry: FinTech. FinTech businesses use innovative technologies to automate and increase the availability of financial services. Leading the charge into a future of digitized assets are blockchain technologies...