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Why Ireland 2021 - Publication Now Available

25 March 2021

Why Ireland (Euro)The Why Ireland 2021 publication is now available. For 30 years Ireland has been a leading domicile for internationally distributed investment funds, covering the widest range of fund types. International fund promoters are attracted to Ireland due to its open, transparent and well-regulated investment environment, a strong emphasis on investor protection, an efficient tax structure, and its innovative business culture.

Get the latest facts and figures and read about why Ireland is a key strategic location for investment managers from all over the globe to develop and expand their international distribution footprint.


Did you know that… 

  • Net assets in Irish domiciled funds rose to €3.32 trillion in 2020, with the highest level of net sales in Europe. CBI and EFAMA data Q4 2020
  • Ireland is the domicile for 5.9% of world-wide investment funds assets, making it the 3rd largest global centre and the 2nd largest in Europe. EFAMA International Statistical Release, Q3 2020
  • Ireland is a leading European domicile for exchange traded funds. Irish domiciled ETFs represent approximately 65% of the total European ETF market. EFAMA International Statistical Release, Q3 2020
  • Ireland was ranked 3rd in the EU for overall competitiveness. IMD World Competitiveness Survey 2020

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