Mauritius (MU)

Jurisdiction Overview

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350 Number of private foundations 228
 Data Date: 2017

Notes

 
"As at 31 March 2016, [...] 180 non-charitable foundations were registered with the CBRD and the following foundations were within the purview of the FSC: 5 holding a GBC1 license, 1 established to carry out financial activities without a Global Business License, 41 established as private pension schemes and 1 administering funds as a private pension administrator" (GF 2017: 59).
 
Mauritius has abolished Category 1 and 2 Global Business Licences (OECD HTP 2019: 22) but grandfathering provisions allow these to be in place until 30 June 2021 (OECD HTP 2019: 16).

Sources

GF 2017: 59
 
OECD HTP 2019: 16