Doing Business 2020: Comparing Business Regulation in 190 Economies


11 February 2020

Birketts has received recognition for its contribution towards the 17th annual Doing Business report. 

Compiled and published by The World Bank, the report examines the protection of property rights across 190 economies as well as investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. You can download the report here.

Daden Hunt, Partner, who assisted with Birketts' contribution to the UK section, commented: "Given Birketts’ broad international offering and expert corporate, commercial and private client experience in this area, we were delighted to have been able to offer the benefit of our knowledge to the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report. These annual reports provide an essential insight in to economic activity around the world, putting forward an objective analysis of emerging business regulations and their enforcement. As always, we are delighted to be able to offer our support to such a respected publication."

Birketts’ International Team oversees an increasing volume of international work, offering a range of corporate, commercial and private client services to clients based in the UK with non-UK assets and interests, and to those based or resident outside the UK with financial or business interests in the UK. For more information about our international services please contact at member of Birketts’ International Service Team.  

For further information about the report, including the methodology and cross-country comparisons of the indicators, please visit the Doing Business website.