Differance between financial dimension and company

Dear All

Good Morning

Can you please check below query and suggest us which is best option.


Query:  we are setting a new branch at free zone area, we are already using Ax2009 Aplication. now for this new brach which is better option eaither  creating new financial dimension in existing legal entity (as a division), or creating as a new company. since we already using Ax2009 exist with 2 legal entities


 Also we need to consolidate this new division books of accounts and other legal entities bookas of accounts


Therefore, we need  to know that, how division (creating financial dimension as a division)is better option than creating new company, also we need to know what are advantages and disadvantages in both the cases (financial dimension or new company)

Please check and let us know your guide lines on this


Best Regards