Singapore: jurisdiction facts

How to set up a hedge fund supplement, December 2010


Singapore has a highly developed and successful free-market economy. It enjoys an open and corruption-free environment, stable prices and a per capita GDP higher than that of most developed countries. The economy depends heavily on exports, particularly in consumer electronics, information technology products, pharmaceuticals and on a growing financial services sector.
The government predicts growth of 3%-5% for 2010. Over the longer term, the government hopes to establish a growth path fo