Shelf Companies in Spain: 5 Myths and Realities

We have identified a misconceptions regarding Shelf companies, or better known as “ready-made companies”. By definition they are considered a fast track Option to set up a new business in Spain. Attractive to many because they are registered companies that have never conducted businesses and are available for purchase. However, nowadays, many myths exist and  reality of registering a shelf…
Spain the most appealing option for investment firms considering a move from the UK

Spain: Best Option for Business Considering a Move From the UK

Yes! According to the “Comisión Nacional de Mercado y Valores” Spain is the best option for business considering a move from the United Kingdom after Brexit. As the 31st of October approaches, the UK is faced with the decision of leaving the EU. This decision alone, implies disruption to the thousands of investment firms and other financial institutions based there.…

WHY SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT CONTRACTS ARE IMPORTANT

Here's Why You Need a Good Software Development Contract If you’re in the software or IT business, you need a thorough, carefully constructed software development contract. This contract should protect you and your business. It exists to give you legal backing in case of any disputes. Businesses rely on software development for everything. Software has taken over many areas of…
recording the working hours

RECORDING THE WORKING HOURS IS NOW MANDATORY

During the past months, many things have changed when it comes to Spanish Labour Law. According to the Royal Decree 8/2019, it has been established that every company in Spain must register the working hours of its employees,  and keep the records of every employee for at least four years. The new law obliges companies to make a "daily record…

5 KEY FACTS ABOUT THE SPANISH LABOUR LAWS

Leaving your country and coming to Spain to work can be a huge step. Usually, working in Spain is quite similar to working on other EU countries but, like everything, there are quite a few differences that you should know before starting a new job. Every job is subjected to labour laws (In Spain, the main Law on this matter…
spanish business culture

7 CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SPANISH BUSINESS CULTURE

Spain has a quite different mindset from other European countries and that can also be seen during any business process. Are there any certain rules that should be followed in order to get the best results during any business issue? How’s the business culture in Spain like? In Spain, some companies are still working with an old mindset: long workdays,…
Autónomo in Spain

HOW TO BECOME AN AUTONOMO IN SPAIN: 4 CONSIDERATIONS

Working in Spain is always a good choice, even if you want to work for others or on your own. In case you'd like to work on your own, we'd like to give you a few considerations. Foreigners living in Spain can work as self-employed (autonomo). Although, if you are planning to become one, you should know that the Spanish…
company formation in spain

STARTUPS IN SPAIN & LEGAL TIPS TO FORM THEM

brexit information

BREXIT: INFORMATION IN SPAIN

travel agency in spain

HOW TO OPEN A TRAVEL AGENCY IN SPAIN