Paris in the 'Top 3' World
A new classification established by the Presence firm distinguishes Paris as the 3rd most welcoming city in the world for foreign investors, up 7 places compared to 2012.
Rankings succeed and all demonstrate the same trend: Paris economic attractiveness has increased significantly in recent years, it is now in the global top three. A result in direct contact with the ambitious policy of the Parisian Executive for economic development.
Fifteen days after the KPMG study, which ranked Paris' 3rd most attractive city for foreign investors ", a research firm Presence - French leader in customer surveys - the French capital class" third city in the world more welcoming to foreign investors. "
Produced for the association Paris - Ile-de-France economic capital, this classification is based on the analysis of 700 observation points, distributed in 12 major cities worldwide. For several months, these cities were crossed by "mystery investigators", posing as foreign investors wishing to establish a marketing company. They have compared six areas: shopping, dining, business, tourism, transport and hotels.
"Paris is steadily increasing since 2009 and won 7 seats compared to our last ranking published in 2012," welcomes the presence cabinet. "It collects 76% satisfaction and thus took advantage of London (73%). A foreign investor is now more welcome in North Station to St Pancras Station, "he said as an example.
In recent months, Paris had already been hailed as the "first world city for innovation and intellectual capital" and the "city with the most dynamic economy in the euro area" in the annual study by PricewaterhouseCoopers. It is also the first European city and the 6th World city where innovation ecosystem has the greatest potential, as ranked "The Next Silicon Valley", directed by CB Insights.