Schmidt & Schmidt provides extracts from the European Business Register (EBR) with a translation.
The European Business Register was created in 1992. It is a public information source of the European Union that unites 28 countries, 20 of which are the European Union member states. Information about companies is gathered by corresponding institutions of the EBR members, using different methodology and legislative basis. As a rule, there is considerably less information in the EBR than in the national registers. However, extracts from the European Business Register allows to get information about more than 20 million companies located all over Europe.
EBR is administered online, and extracts from it are available in PDF format.
Countries presented in EBR:
Extract from the EBR can be used in order to:
- Obtain detailed information about potential business partners
- Negotiate foreign trade agreements
Extract contains the following information:
- Name of a company
- Type of business
- Legal address
- Phone number
- Registration number
- Date of registration
- Branches and subsidiaries
- Main activities
- Founders and CEO
- Registered capital
- Date of latest amendments
- Form of incorporation
NB: Information about some companies may be unavailable.
To get a required document, you will need a company's name and country of registration.
Main types of businesses in the European Union
Apart from the national types of businesses, some companies can be registered according to the united corporate law of the European Union. These types of businesses are present in all EU member states.
Societas Europaea (SE) – European Company, a type of joint-stock company
European Cooperative Society (SCE) – type of a cooperative, aimed at facilitating cooperatives’ cross-border and trans-national activities
European economic interest grouping (EEIG) – unlimited liability partnership
We provide extracts from the register in strict compliance with the legislation of the European Union, the EBR member states and the General Data Protection Regulation.
Inquiries are processed within one working day. Courier delivery of apostilled documents is paid separately by courier service tariffs.
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