Living in Monaco

2021 10 12 cloud souverain

As part of the Extended Monaco programme, the Prince's Government is today launching Monaco Cloud, a key tool in the deployment of economic influence in Monaco and beyond its borders. With 5G coverage, 10 Giga Fibre for individuals and the deployment of digital identity, the Principality of Monaco has the necessary digital infrastructures to develop its economy and to spread its influence on a global scale via its pioneering model.


Andbank Monaco SAM was created on 1 July 2011 when the Andbank Group wanted to expand its offer dedicated to high-end international Private Banking clients. We meet Mr. Gérard GRISETI, CEO & Partner, at the head of this discreet but very efficient bank.


Michel Bouquier runs Monaco Private Label (MPL), a platform designed to attract wealthy clients and created in 2009. MPL is very dynamic and last April it organised a Phygital Summit attended by almost a thousand UHNW internet users, and is also very interested in young people...

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Jean Castellini, Minister of Finance and Economy speaks about the management of the COVID-19 crisis in Monaco, which can be seen as a successful stress-test. Based on solid foundations, the Principality continues to build its future.

2020 11 Menke Henriques

The coronavirus crisis is an unprecedented disaster for humanity, an external shock to the global economy the likes of which we have never seen before. If somebody had told us, around the turn of the year, that the global economy would be shut down in order to contain the spread of a virus that had originated in an animal market in central China and that it would cause the most severe recession since the 1940s, we would most likely have shaken our heads in disbelief. Generally, we think that the coronavirus crisis is accelerating existing structural trends rather than creating new ones. We have taken a more detailed look at economics, politics, globalisation, society, inequality, healthcare, digitalisation and investing, to examine how the COVID-19 pandemic will affect these areas.

2020 11 Franzi

Mr Etienne Franzi, President of the AMAF (Association Monégasque des Activités Financières - Monaco Association for Financial Activities) and the Compagnie Monégasque de Banque, describes the wide-ranging work of his association.

The National Council has been extremely active and responsive in the context of the pandemic, in April creating within it the Special Commission for Analysis of the COVID-19 Crisis.

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Loïc Chollet-Vergé has been managing the Caisse d'Epargne branch in Monaco for more than two years. He gives us his impressions of the unprecedented period we are going through, and of the future of his establishment.

2020 07 21 AlainHervé Ordioni is Chief Executive Officer of Banque Edmond de Rothschild in Monaco and Chairman of the " Market Promotion " Commission of the Association Monégasque des Activités Financières (AMAF). In this period of crisis, here is a topical point.

The primary objective of The Monegasque Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (MISES/IMSEE) is to produce meaningful and informative statistical data on the economic performance and social environment of the Principality of Monaco.
You may find the key statistics and conclusions of these analyses by consulting the publications below.

2020 03 23 monaco techLionel Galfré, Director of the Institut Monégasque de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (IMSEE) since its creation in 2011, then joined the Délégation Interministérielle chargée de la Transition Numérique (DITN). Now the new Director of MonacoTech, he looks forward to his mission with great enthusiasm.