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.

 

Stimulating Topics and Debate at This Year’s AML/CFT Conference

The Financial Services Regulatory Commission presents the 14th annual AML/CFT Conference March 11th and 12th at the Four Seasons Resort Nevis. This year’s theme is ‘Conquering the Compliance Divide: Effective vs. Defective – Bridging the Gap in Today’s Regulatory Environment’. This...

2019 AML/CFT Conference

The Financial Services Regulatory Commission presents the 14th annual AML/CFT Conference March 11th and 12th at the Four Seasons Resort Nevis. This year’s theme is ‘Conquering the Compliance Divide: Effective vs. Defective – Bridging the Gap in Today’s Regulatory Environment’.Mr Robert...

Nevis in Support of Regulatory Compliance

Nevis is committed to a sound Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and a Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) regime that adheres to international standards. The jurisdiction has a robust regulatory framework for AML/CFT which includes an emphasis on customer due diligence also.  The...

Nevis as a Medical Tourism Destination

Nevis has positioned itself as a leading medical tourism destination within the region and remains open to additional health opportunities. The implementation of medical tourism on the Island has been fully backed by the government as the federation seeks to contribute to the global...

How well do you know Nevis? 15 interesting facts

Nevis is a 36 square mile island in the Caribbean SeaNevis has natural sulfur healing hot springsThere are over 50 different varieties of mangoesThe people of Nevis use it’s volcanic water for therapeutic purposesNevis is one of very few Caribbean islands that have a large population...

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

NEVCAM

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

Tourism

NEVCAM

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)