Global Business Complexity Hub

Expert insight and analysis for global operations
and international expansion

Download the 2022 Global Business Complexity Index

The Global Business Complexity Index sheds light on complexity across three core areas of business administration: 

  • Accounting and tax 
  • Global entity management 
  • HR and payroll

This year’s analysis reveals three global trends:

  • Emerging from Covid-19
  • Simplification: drivers and barriers
  • The rise of environmental, social and governance (ESG)

GBCI 2022: Overcome the challenges of corporate compliance

Entering into new markets, or managing existing cross-border operations, can pose many challenges for businesses. Find your path to growth, amid the complexity of corporate compliance.

The Complexity Insights dashboard

The 'Complexity Insights’ dashboard

An interactive tool designed to allow you to get a better understanding of the markets that matter to you.

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The Global Business Complexity Index 2021

Get insight on the global and local trends impacting the ease of doing business around the world.

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The Global Business Complexity Index 2020

Understand the challenges and opportunities of doing business in 77 jurisdictions around the world.

We make a complex world simple

TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world.

Our 9,100 experts and 120 offices in 85 jurisdictions worldwide serve corporates, financial institutions, asset managers, private clients and family offices, providing the combination of accounting, tax, payroll, fund administration, compliance and entity management services essential to global business success.

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

Our unique global delivery model, underpinned by our innovative digital platforms, means we can cover sectors as diverse as capital markets, private equity, real estate, pharmaceuticals, energy and technology, with experts on the ground providing local support.

With year-on-year growth averaging 8% since 2013, TMF Group is a trusted and reliable partner. Whether operating across one border or many, with a handful of staff or several thousand, we have the business-critical support you need to expand, operate and grow while remaining compliant, everywhere.