New report: Conquering the complexity of local and global compliance

The Global Business Complexity Index 2019

06 November 2019

With extra company secretarial data

Compliance has become a strategic issue for boards – financially and reputationally. It’s hardly surprising that the role of the company secretary has become more onerous.

How can businesses adapt successfully to increasing global and local compliance demands – and resource them economically and safely?

A tablet, phone and laptop showing the Corporate Secretarial GBCI publication


You’ve read TMF Group’s original Global Business Complexity Index, now read the extended report into a key source of complexity: the inexorable rise of regulation and the demands it places on multinationals with a complex jurisdictional footprint and diverse compliance requirements.

This report is a must-read for general counsel and company secretarial teams who shoulder the burden of compliance complexity and reporting.

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The original Global Business Complexity Index 2019

An independent investigation into the ease of doing business in 76 jurisdictions resulting in an in-depth analysis of top and bottom 10 deciles, covering the essential building blocks of international expansion and sustainable operation: accounting and tax, HR and payroll and company secretarial.

See the challenges in each jurisdiction

About TMF Group:

TMF Group is the leading provider of administrative support services for international business expansion. With some 7,800 experts – in-house, on the ground in over 80 locations – it is the only company worldwide to provide the combination of fiduciary, company secretarial, accounting tax and HR and payroll services essential to the success of businesses investing, operating and expanding across multiple jurisdictions.

We know how to unlock access to some of the world’s most attractive markets – no matter how complex – swiftly, safely and efficiently. That’s why over 60% of the Fortune Global 500 and FTSE 100, and almost half the top 300 private equity firms, use us.