About NIPA

The Nevis Investment Promotion Agency (NIPA) seeks to explore, attract and promote investment opportunities that will stimulate economic growth and contribute positively to Nevis’ long term development.

NIPA also seeks to create an investor friendly environment from Trusts to International Financial Service Providers to Renewable Energy Investors and so many more. Through NIPA we can facilitate the ease of doing business by being the investor’s point of contact in matters related to investment opportunities in Nevis. Please see our Investor Guide handbook.


Nevis Financial Transformational Technologies Summit

6-7 december 2018 The mount nevis hotel , nevis, west indies The Nevis island administration in collaboration with Financial Services Regulatory Commission (FSRC) Nevis branch, the Nevis Investment Promotions Agency (NIPA) and partners are to host the inaugural Nevis Financial Transformational...

Embracing Digital Finance

From cloud computing and robotics to analytics, artificial intelligence and automation, a new class of digital disruptors is transforming the mechanisms of finance. The pace of digital is putting new pressures on finance to adapt. It is envisaged that by 2022, we will see more than 5.5bn people...

Nevis Tourism is Thriving

Caribbean tourism continued to grow at record pace pre hurricanes, with data from the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) showing that the region has welcomed 16.6 million visitors for the first six months of the year. The figure is 800,000 more than for the same period in 2016, a...

Six Reasons Why Nevis is so Attractive for FDI

Nevis has almost 35 years experience as an International Financial Centre (IFC) and is recognized worldwide for its accountability, efficiency, integrity and vigilance. The federation has been one of the leading performers in the Caribbean in macroeconomic and fiscal performance...

Nevis Serious About Superyachts

The Yachting Sector Implementation Plan for the period 2017-2022 aims to use the yachting industry to strengthen and diversify the national economy. By bolstering the yachting sector Nevis can add value to its tourism offerings, drive socio-economic development, and contribute to...

Agriculture & Agro-Processing

The Agricultural sector holds great potential prospects for investment. The road map to development in the agricultural sector is intended…

International Financial Services


The Nevis International Financial Services center has 30 years’ experience and is recognized worldwide for its professionalism, efficiency, commitment to…



There are many opportunities to invest in the tourism industries across the world. Steady growth, especially in emerging market economies…

Eight things you didn’t know about Nevis



  1. Birth place of Alexander Hamilton one of America’s founding fathers of America and its first Secretary of the Treasury
  2. Nevis is known as a premier international financial centre with progressive legislation that caters to the discerning investor in wealth management and succession planning since 1984
  3. Bath Hotel was one of the first Hotels to be built in the Caribbean
  4. Nevis has natural sulfur healing hotsprings
  5. Nevis became known as the Queen of the Caribees by the British as it was the leading sugar producer in the 18th century
  6. Nevis is also called Oualie – “Land of beautiful waters” by the Caribs and Dulcina “Sweet Island” by British Settlers
  7. It has a Four Seasons Resort
  8. Nevis is the first place where Admiral Horatio Nelson was stationed as a young sea captain. It was here the famous nuptials between admiral Horatio Nelson and Nevisian Frances “Fanny” Nisbet took place . Their love story actually begun six years earlier at Nisbet (now the Nisbet Plantation – hotel)