As investors search for the best place in the world to invest their money, here are few reasons why Canada attracts so many international investors:
Canada has welcoming business environment, the best country in the G-20 to do business according to both Forbes and Bloomberg.
Canada led all G-7 countries in economic growth over the past decade (source: World Bank)
CETA (Comprehensive economic and trade agreement) will allow foreign investors in Canada to have assured preferential access to both NAFTA and the EU.
Canada’s overall marginal effective tax rate is by far the lowest in the G-7, about 17 percentage points lower than that of the United States.
For the sixth consecutive year, the World Economic Forum has declared Canada’s banking system to be the soundest in the world (Source: World Economic Forum)
Canada offers the lowest business costs in the G-7 for R&D – intensive sectors, with a 15.8 percent cost advantage over the United States. (Source: KPMG)
Canada is one of the globally most multicultural countries with excellent universities, a universal health care system and clean and friendly cities in addition to having the second highest standard of living in the G-20, as measured by GDP per capita. (Source: The World Bank)
For many years, Canadian economy has been driven by Immigration. Skilled workers arrive to address the labor shortage, Investors bring new ideas and finance new projects. Universities attract international students who later become professionals needed in Canada.