Invest in Luxembourg
Luxembourg, your prime business location
Geographically, Luxembourg is the beautiful green heartland of Europe and a strategic smart business location with a national character of openness, dynamism, reliability. International studies on the competitiveness of countries consistently rank Luxembourg among the first.
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Why invest in Luxembourg ?
Welcome to Luxembourg
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Your gateway to Europe
1 market, 28 countries
500 million consumers
3rd most globalised economy in the world
#1: Highest labour productivity in the world
Easy business creation process
Stable and reliable
#1: World's highest GDP performance
AAA-rated: strong macroeconomic fundamentals
11th most competitive economy in the world
Skilled and talented multilingual work force
1st country in the world for high skilled employment
#1 in the EU for average number of languages spoken by population (3.6)
7th in Global Talent Competitiveness
Outstanding digital infrastructure
28 international fibre routes to main European hubs
23 data centres
40% of all European Tier IV data
High performance computing
Your logistics hub in Europe
#2 in the world in terms of global logistics capabilities
6th largest airfreight platform in Europe
60% of the EU’s GDP can be reached within 1 trucking day
Investment and R&D and innovation incentives
Several instruments to stimulate R&D activities within companies: grants, loans, venture capital, export credit
Excellent R&D capabilities
Inclusive and multicultural
#1: Most international country in EU
2nd most inclusive economy in the world
Safe and welcoming with a high quality of life
#1: Safest country for ex-pats
#1: Best healthcare in the world
In order to remain a leader in solving global challenges, Luxembourg focus lies on key sectors in particular. Explore the different sectors of the Luxembourg economy.
Long established as a world leader in the twin sectors of fund administration and private banking, Luxembourg is the eurozone's leading financial centre and # 12 in the world. It is the second largest for investment funds globally thanks to its pre-eminent role in the European market and as service provider in Asia, the Middle East and South America.
Luxembourg Trade and Investment Offices
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State visits, official visits and trade missions
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Fit 4 Start offers ICT and health tech start-ups pre-seed funding and 16 intense weeks of coaching to help them avoid pitfalls and maximise their chances of success. The main mission of programme coach Michel Blumenthal is to support participants with gaining an in-depth understanding of the real needs of their clients and using this knowledge to build sustainable business models.
As part of the national project for regeneration of more than 60 ha of Arcelor Mittal brownfields in Esch-Schifflange, with the aim of creating an eco-district, the Agora development company tasked Luxinnovation with initiating a process to identify innovative technologies, services and products. The first brainstorming session was held at the beginning of July.
The major Global Innovation Index strengths of Luxembourg are the Innovation Efficiency Ratio, where the country ranks 2nd in the world, and the Innovation Output Sub-index, positioning Luxembourg 4th globally.
Are you launching a start-up and determined to succeed? Luxembourg’s acceleration programme Fit 4 Start offers you intensive coaching, attractive pre-seed funding and access to key networks. The next edition will accept 10 start-ups in the field of ICT and another 5 specialising in health technologies.
Summer School on Knowledge-Driven Innovation and Entrepreneurship
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The Luxembourg Logic for AI Summit (LuxLogAI 2018) brings together RuleML+RR 2018, DecisionCAMP 2018, the Reasoning Web Summer School (RW 2018), the Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence (GCAI 2018), the MIREL 2018 workshop, and the Deduktionstreffen 2018. Read more