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UK Court of Appeal Overturns Tier 1 IV Ruling: Investment-Loan Structure Was Legal

In a ruling of some consequence, the UK Court of Appeal has overturned an Upper Tribunal decision that said the Maxwell/Eclectic structure was a rule-violation.
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UK Court of Appeal Overturns Tier 1 IV Ruling: Investment-Loan Structure Was Legal

In a ruling of some consequence, the UK Court of Appeal has overturned an Upper Tribunal decision that said the Maxwell/Eclectic structure was a rule-violation.
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Australians Exiled in India: Marooned or Banished?

Australia has made it a criminal offense for its citizens to return if they’ve recently been in India. Michael Krakat questions the legality of this move.
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Portugal GV: Americans Among Top 5 Nationalities for 9 of the Last 10 Months

Americans, once more, featured in the top five applicant nationalities in April, as they have in all but one of the last 10 monthly reports.
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Portugal GV: Americans Among Top 5 Nationalities for 9 of the Last 10 Months

Americans, once more, featured in the top five applicant nationalities in April, as they have in all but one of the last 10 monthly reports.
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“The Ultimate Insurance Policy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include:
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“The Ultimate Insurance Policy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include:
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“Still So Much Uncertainty Around Mobility”: 10 on the Weekend – Patricia Casaburi

Patricia Casaburi plans to expand into the Caribbean, admires Bruno L’ecuyer, and feels blessed to have spent the pandemic in Portugal.
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“Still So Much Uncertainty Around Mobility”: 10 on the Weekend – Patricia Casaburi

Patricia Casaburi plans to expand into the Caribbean, admires Bruno L’ecuyer, and feels blessed to have spent the pandemic in Portugal.
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“Still So Much Uncertainty Around Mobility”: 10 on the Weekend – Patricia Casaburi

Patricia Casaburi plans to expand into the Caribbean, admires Bruno L’ecuyer, and feels blessed to have spent the pandemic in Portugal.
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“Still So Much Uncertainty Around Mobility”: 10 on the Weekend – Patricia Casaburi

Patricia Casaburi plans to expand into the Caribbean, admires Bruno L’ecuyer, and feels blessed to have spent the pandemic in Portugal.
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Does the Investment Migration Industry Need a Regulatory Body?

Nicolas Salerno and Anatoliy Lyetayev argue that an RCBI-industry regulator would bring many advantages but that starting one is tricky.
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US Embassy in Moscow Suspends Visa Services: CBI Lifting the Iron Curtain

Anatoliy Lyetayev: In a startling turn of events, the US Embassy in Moscow has announced it will limit its services to emergencies only.
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US Embassy in Moscow Suspends Visa Services: CBI Lifting the Iron Curtain

Anatoliy Lyetayev: In a startling turn of events, the US Embassy in Moscow has announced it will limit its services to emergencies only.
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Will Next Year’s Price Change Kill Portugal GV’s Fund Investment Category?

The Mobility Standard hosts Murat Coskun to understand the future of golden visa investment fund options, in Portugal and beyond.
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Is Every Turkish Real Estate Broker Also a Citizenship Agent Now?

“We’ve seem a sharp increase in CIP investors asking for our assistance after their applications were mishandled or incorrectly filed.”
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The Investment Migration Program Database – 2021 Edition

Release: The 2021 edition of the world’s most comprehensive database on residence and citizenship by investment programs.
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The Investment Migration Program Database – 2021 Edition

Release: The 2021 edition of the world’s most comprehensive database on residence and citizenship by investment programs.
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The Investment Migration Program Database – 2021 Edition

Release: The 2021 edition of the world’s most comprehensive database on residence and citizenship by investment programs.
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UK’s Share of Overseas Property Exhibitions in Hong Kong Triples in 2021

“The UK represents almost one in two exhibitions so far this year,” says Eli McGeever, Vice President of property discovery platform Soho App.
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UK’s Share of Overseas Property Exhibitions in Hong Kong Triples in 2021

“The UK represents almost one in two exhibitions so far this year,” says Eli McGeever, Vice President of property discovery platform Soho App.
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UK’s Share of Overseas Property Exhibitions in Hong Kong Triples in 2021

“The UK represents almost one in two exhibitions so far this year,” says Eli McGeever, Vice President of property discovery platform Soho App.
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“Aiming to Expand to Africa”: 10 on the Weekend – Ludovic Mapessa

Ludovic Mapessa says his firm aims to open offices in West Africa and that he’s is surprised by the astonishing success of Turkey’s CIP.
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“Aiming to Expand to Africa”: 10 on the Weekend – Ludovic Mapessa

Ludovic Mapessa says his firm aims to open offices in West Africa and that he’s is surprised by the astonishing success of Turkey’s CIP.
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“Everybody is Worried About Everything”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Jean François Harvey of Harvey Law Group Aaron Grau of IIUSA
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“Everybody is Worried About Everything”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Jean François Harvey of Harvey Law Group Aaron Grau of IIUSA
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The Great Reconfiguration of the Investment Migration Market After COVID-19

Richard Moir and Kristin Surak consider how the pandemic has transformed investor migrants’ preferences.
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The Great Reconfiguration of the Investment Migration Market After COVID-19

Richard Moir and Kristin Surak consider how the pandemic has transformed investor migrants’ preferences.
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Malakouti: The Guardian Reaching to Find “Loophole” in Malta

Parviz Malakouti: That CBI applicants the world over often complete the minimum statutory requirements to get the benefit is no “revelation”.
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Busting Americans’ 6 Most Common Myths About 2nd Citizenships and Residences

Many Americans still harbor serious myths and misunderstandings about alternative residences and citizenships, writes David Lesperance.
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“I Faced Difficulties Solely Because of My Passport”: 10 on the Weekend – Vrinda Gupta

Vrinda Gupta says pandemic-related government measures have “caused a lot of delays in approvals for some of our clients.”
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Top 10 Investment Migration Programs Approved 100,000+ Investors Just in the Last 4 Years

Over the last four years, the number of main applicants approved by just the ten largest programs averaged nearly 28,000 a year.
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Top 10 Investment Migration Programs Approved 100,000+ Investors Just in the Last 4 Years

Over the last four years, the number of main applicants approved by just the ten largest programs averaged nearly 28,000 a year.
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Top 10 Investment Migration Programs Approved 100,000+ Investors Just in the Last 4 Years

Over the last four years, the number of main applicants approved by just the ten largest programs averaged nearly 28,000 a year.
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Top 10 Investment Migration Programs Approved 100,000+ Investors Just in the Last 4 Years

Over the last four years, the number of main applicants approved by just the ten largest programs averaged nearly 28,000 a year.
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CIP Turkey Takes the Term “Full-Service Provider” Literally

CIP Turkey goes the extra mile in helping clients invest in Turkey, gain citizenship via crypto, and to build a new life for their clients.
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No Exclusive Marketing Concessionaires for New Malta PR Program, Says Agency-Boss Mizzi

Whereas the MRVP had exclusive marketing partners for different geographical regions, the new MPRP will take a different approach.
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The 10 Largest Investment Migration Programs in 2020 by Approval Volume

The pandemic year left an indelible mark on virtually every investment migration program but by no means in equal measure.
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The 10 Largest Investment Migration Programs in 2020 by Approval Volume

The pandemic year left an indelible mark on virtually every investment migration program but by no means in equal measure.
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The 10 Largest Investment Migration Programs in 2020 by Approval Volume

The pandemic year left an indelible mark on virtually every investment migration program but by no means in equal measure.
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The 10 Largest Investment Migration Programs in 2020 by Approval Volume

The pandemic year left an indelible mark on virtually every investment migration program but by no means in equal measure.
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The 10 Largest Investment Migration Programs in 2020 by Approval Volume

The pandemic year left an indelible mark on virtually every investment migration program but by no means in equal measure.
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The Mobility Standard #3: David Lesperance – The Bulletproof Backup Plan

David Lesperance says many US embassies refuse to take renunciation appointments, and that the backlog runs into the tens of thousands.
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The Mobility Standard #3: David Lesperance – The Bulletproof Backup Plan

David Lesperance says many US embassies refuse to take renunciation appointments, and that the backlog runs into the tens of thousands.
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The Mobility Standard #3: David Lesperance – The Bulletproof Backup Plan

David Lesperance says many US embassies refuse to take renunciation appointments, and that the backlog runs into the tens of thousands.
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Hong Kong Golden Visa Rush “Increasingly Rapidly”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Patricia Casaburi of Global Citizen Solutions João G. Gil Figueira of
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Hong Kong Golden Visa Rush “Increasingly Rapidly”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Patricia Casaburi of Global Citizen Solutions João G. Gil Figueira of
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How Portugal’s Real Estate Market Has Performed During the Pandemic So Far

Portugal’s property market is among Europe’s most internationalized, which has made its reaction to the pandemic atypical, writes Patricia Casaburi.
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How Portugal’s Real Estate Market Has Performed During the Pandemic So Far

Portugal’s property market is among Europe’s most internationalized, which has made its reaction to the pandemic atypical, writes Patricia Casaburi.
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Italy Has Rejected Half of All Startup Visa Applicants (And 9 in 10 Pakistanis)

The most common reasons for rejection were “weakness of the business model” and “lack of innovative value of the business project”.
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Italy Has Rejected Half of All Startup Visa Applicants (And 9 in 10 Pakistanis)

The most common reasons for rejection were “weakness of the business model” and “lack of innovative value of the business project”.
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Italy Has Rejected Half of All Startup Visa Applicants (And 9 in 10 Pakistanis)

The most common reasons for rejection were “weakness of the business model” and “lack of innovative value of the business project”.
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Ireland Tops List of Immigration Destinations for HNW Families

Bartra: “Ireland ticks all the boxes and is well-positioned to hold the title of the best immigration destination for HNWIs indefinitely.”
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Ireland Tops List of Immigration Destinations for HNW Families

Bartra: “Ireland ticks all the boxes and is well-positioned to hold the title of the best immigration destination for HNWIs indefinitely.”
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Ireland Tops List of Immigration Destinations for HNW Families

Bartra: “Ireland ticks all the boxes and is well-positioned to hold the title of the best immigration destination for HNWIs indefinitely.”
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Ireland Tops List of Immigration Destinations for HNW Families

Bartra: “Ireland ticks all the boxes and is well-positioned to hold the title of the best immigration destination for HNWIs indefinitely.”
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Spanish Golden Visa Approvals Plunged 76% to All-Time Low in Second Half of 2020

After a surprisingly strong first half of 2020, the pandemic appears to have caught up with Spain’s golden visa in the second half.
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Spanish Golden Visa Approvals Plunged 76% to All-Time Low in Second Half of 2020

After a surprisingly strong first half of 2020, the pandemic appears to have caught up with Spain’s golden visa in the second half.
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When Can Vaccinated People Travel to Europe’s Golden Visa Countries?

Evgeny Pavlov asks and answers: Which golden visa countries in the EU will open to vaccinated tourists, and when?
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When Can Vaccinated People Travel to Europe’s Golden Visa Countries?

Evgeny Pavlov asks and answers: Which golden visa countries in the EU will open to vaccinated tourists, and when?
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When Can Vaccinated People Travel to Europe’s Golden Visa Countries?

Evgeny Pavlov asks and answers: Which golden visa countries in the EU will open to vaccinated tourists, and when?
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When Can Vaccinated People Travel to Europe’s Golden Visa Countries?

Evgeny Pavlov asks and answers: Which golden visa countries in the EU will open to vaccinated tourists, and when?
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When Can Vaccinated People Travel to Europe’s Golden Visa Countries?

Evgeny Pavlov asks and answers: Which golden visa countries in the EU will open to vaccinated tourists, and when?
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Chinese Investors’ Share of Portugal Golden Visa in Q1 at Highest Level Since 2016

The Chinese dominated the golden visa during the early years before falling to a record-low in 2020. In 2021, they are returning in force.
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Chinese Investors’ Share of Portugal Golden Visa in Q1 at Highest Level Since 2016

The Chinese dominated the golden visa during the early years before falling to a record-low in 2020. In 2021, they are returning in force.
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Chinese Investors’ Share of Portugal Golden Visa in Q1 at Highest Level Since 2016

The Chinese dominated the golden visa during the early years before falling to a record-low in 2020. In 2021, they are returning in force.
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The US “Wants to Kill” Caribbean CIPs, PM Browne Says

Reacting to the State Department’s Report, PM Browne said Washington’s accusations against himself and regional CIPs were based on hearsay.
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The US “Wants to Kill” Caribbean CIPs, PM Browne Says

Reacting to the State Department’s Report, PM Browne said Washington’s accusations against himself and regional CIPs were based on hearsay.
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Montenegro CIP, We Hardly Knew Ye

Stephane Tajick laments that Montenegro’s government never gave the country’s CIP a chance to prove its mettle before settling its fate.
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Montenegro CIP, We Hardly Knew Ye

Stephane Tajick laments that Montenegro’s government never gave the country’s CIP a chance to prove its mettle before settling its fate.
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Montenegro CIP, We Hardly Knew Ye

Stephane Tajick laments that Montenegro’s government never gave the country’s CIP a chance to prove its mettle before settling its fate.
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Grenada’s 2020 CIP Revenue Shattered Records, Real Estate Investment Up 106%

Grenada’s CIP broke records for the number of applications, approvals, new citizens, real estate investments, and overall program revenue.
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Grenada’s 2020 CIP Revenue Shattered Records, Real Estate Investment Up 106%

Grenada’s CIP broke records for the number of applications, approvals, new citizens, real estate investments, and overall program revenue.
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Grenada’s 2020 CIP Revenue Shattered Records, Real Estate Investment Up 106%

Grenada’s CIP broke records for the number of applications, approvals, new citizens, real estate investments, and overall program revenue.
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US State Dept. Human Rights Report Flags Five CIPs for Transparency Concerns

The report noted shortcomings in transparency (and the potential or actualized corruption that such opacity engenders) among five CIPs.
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US State Dept. Human Rights Report Flags Five CIPs for Transparency Concerns

The report noted shortcomings in transparency (and the potential or actualized corruption that such opacity engenders) among five CIPs.
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Québec Extends Suspension of Immigrant Investor Program to 2023

The “QIIP is dead in the water,” lamented Sam Bayat on learning that Quebec will extend its program moratorium for a third time in 16 months.
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Malta’s New Permanent Residence Program Open as of Yesterday

Malta’s new Permanent Residence Program (MPRP) is officially open for applications, following the publication of the relevant law on Friday.
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“This is More Than a Spike. This is a Wave”: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week included: Andrew Lo of Anlex Evelyn Ackah Jean-François Harvey of Harvey Law
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“This is More Than a Spike. This is a Wave”: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week included: Andrew Lo of Anlex Evelyn Ackah Jean-François Harvey of Harvey Law
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“This is More Than a Spike. This is a Wave”: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week included: Andrew Lo of Anlex Evelyn Ackah Jean-François Harvey of Harvey Law
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Pace of Industry Change is Speeding Up: 10 on the Weekend – Stephane Tajick

“A typical millennial”, Stephane Tajick says there is no book on his nightstand, only his phone, and that the falling supply of good RCBI programs keeps him up.
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The Three Types of Investment Migration Company and How to Measure Their Size

When Nuri Katz was asked how big his company is compared to others int he business, he didn’t know how to answer. So instead, he wrote an article for IMI in which he offers a more nuanced response.
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Podcast: Pandemic’s Lessons for IM Programs and the Impact of a North Macedonian CIP

Crunch time for EB-5, the North Macedonian surprise, why Canada makes immigration so hard, business as usual in the Caribbean, and much more.
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Podcast: Pandemic’s Lessons for IM Programs and the Impact of a North Macedonian CIP

Crunch time for EB-5, the North Macedonian surprise, why Canada makes immigration so hard, business as usual in the Caribbean, and much more.
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Podcast: Pandemic’s Lessons for IM Programs and the Impact of a North Macedonian CIP

Crunch time for EB-5, the North Macedonian surprise, why Canada makes immigration so hard, business as usual in the Caribbean, and much more.
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Irish Investor Program Raised €3.6M a Week in 2020, Virtually All From Chinese Applicants

Interest in Ireland’s Immigrant Investor Programme (IIP) remained robust despite the pandemic, the first statistical release in years reveal.
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An Interview With Roger “Bitcoin Jesus” Ver on RCBI, Crypto, and Flag Theory

In his interview with Anatoliy Lyetayev, Roger Ver says the US government is lying about how many Americans are renouncing their citizenship.
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An Interview With Roger “Bitcoin Jesus” Ver on RCBI, Crypto, and Flag Theory

In his interview with Anatoliy Lyetayev, Roger Ver says the US government is lying about how many Americans are renouncing their citizenship.
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“Constant Legislative Pressure” a Big Obstacle for IM Programs: 10 on The Weekend – Hakan Kodal

Hakan Kodal says program legislation “should be shielded from political meddling and infighting within parliaments, which is only wasteful.”
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“Constant Legislative Pressure” a Big Obstacle for IM Programs: 10 on The Weekend – Hakan Kodal

Hakan Kodal says program legislation “should be shielded from political meddling and infighting within parliaments, which is only wasteful.”
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“Constant Legislative Pressure” a Big Obstacle for IM Programs: 10 on The Weekend – Hakan Kodal

Hakan Kodal says program legislation “should be shielded from political meddling and infighting within parliaments, which is only wasteful.”
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“Constant Legislative Pressure” a Big Obstacle for IM Programs: 10 on The Weekend – Hakan Kodal

Hakan Kodal says program legislation “should be shielded from political meddling and infighting within parliaments, which is only wasteful.”
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Montenegrin Govt. Proposes to Not Extend CIP Beyond Dec 31st Expiration, Replace it With Skill-Based Program

The government indicated the program’s economic benefits so far did not justify jeopardizing EU accession talks.
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EUR 200k North Macedonian Citizenship by Investment Program Nears Launch

There’s been talk of opening a CIP in North Macedonia for several years. Developments this week indicate such an event is now close at hand.
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EUR 200k North Macedonian Citizenship by Investment Program Nears Launch

There’s been talk of opening a CIP in North Macedonia for several years. Developments this week indicate such an event is now close at hand.
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Irish Citizenship by Descent, A Trend Gaining Momentum in the USA, For Good Reason

Interest in Irish citizenship by descent among Americans is stronger than ever in 2021.
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UK’s FCA Orders Major Investor Visa Provider to Stop Activities Over Concerns of Misconduct

The FCA said it had “identified a number of serious concerns” about the firm’s conduct, including for Tier 1 investor visa activities.
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UK’s FCA Orders Major Investor Visa Provider to Stop Activities Over Concerns of Misconduct

The FCA said it had “identified a number of serious concerns” about the firm’s conduct, including for Tier 1 investor visa activities.
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Vanuatu Sets New CBI-Revenue Record for 2020 in 5th Consecutive Year of Growth

Hermetically sealed borders notwithstanding, Vanuatu saw record CBI-revenues in 2020, amounting to more than 42% of all government income.
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Vanuatu Sets New CBI-Revenue Record for 2020 in 5th Consecutive Year of Growth

Hermetically sealed borders notwithstanding, Vanuatu saw record CBI-revenues in 2020, amounting to more than 42% of all government income.
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Number of Accredited CBI Agents Worldwide Down by 70% in Last Six Months

In August 2020, more than a thousand agents worldwide held a citizenship by investment accreditation. Today, that number has fallen to 307.
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Number of Accredited CBI Agents Worldwide Down by 70% in Last Six Months

In August 2020, more than a thousand agents worldwide held a citizenship by investment accreditation. Today, that number has fallen to 307.
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“300% Increase in Americans”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Andrew Henderson of Nomad Capitalist Henley & Partners Arton Capital Deepanshu
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Weekend of Libel: Range Developments, Vanuatu Govt. React to False Claims

Mohammed Asaria warns of legal action against competitors he says employ “dirty tricks”. Vanuatu assures its Schengen-access is not imperiled.
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Too Many “Pop-Up Companies” a Cause for Concern: 10 on the Weekend – Bashar Daoud

Bashar Daoud: “I call them ‘pop-up’ companies because they appear for such a short period of time and then completely disappear.”
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Too Many “Pop-Up Companies” a Cause for Concern: 10 on the Weekend – Bashar Daoud

Bashar Daoud: “I call them ‘pop-up’ companies because they appear for such a short period of time and then completely disappear.”
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Too Many “Pop-Up Companies” a Cause for Concern: 10 on the Weekend – Bashar Daoud

Bashar Daoud: “I call them ‘pop-up’ companies because they appear for such a short period of time and then completely disappear.”
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Portugal Golden Visa on Track to Reach 10,000 Investors Milestone in Q3, Fund Option Uptake Accelerates

As Portugal nears an historic milestone, February brings encouraging results: A 43% YoY improvement and an 82% uptick from January.
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Portugal Golden Visa on Track to Reach 10,000 Investors Milestone in Q3, Fund Option Uptake Accelerates

As Portugal nears an historic milestone, February brings encouraging results: A 43% YoY improvement and an 82% uptick from January.
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Portugal Golden Visa on Track to Reach 10,000 Investors Milestone in Q3, Fund Option Uptake Accelerates

As Portugal nears an historic milestone, February brings encouraging results: A 43% YoY improvement and an 82% uptick from January.
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“Very Little Actually Changed”: Why Portugal Decided to Allow Golden Visa Investment in Cities After All

“The government realized that the problem wasn’t real estate [as such]. The real problem was real estate in specific locations.”
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Slovakia to Grant Citizenship by Descent up to 3rd Generation: 800,000 Americans Could Qualify

Slovakia is about to take citizenship by descent one generation further by qualifying great-grandchildren of Slovaks and former Czechoslovaks.
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Slovakia to Grant Citizenship by Descent up to 3rd Generation: 800,000 Americans Could Qualify

Slovakia is about to take citizenship by descent one generation further by qualifying great-grandchildren of Slovaks and former Czechoslovaks.
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Bulgaria Revamps Its R/CBI Program: New Investment Options, Faster Processing

If you thought Bulgaria’s RCBI program was on its last legs, think again: The program is relaunching with renewed support from the government.
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Portugal’s Golden Visa Moving Inland: How to Navigate the Transition and Get High Returns

As Portugal’s golden visa real estate inland, capital will move with it. Here’s how to identify the new property hotspots before they take off.
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Queensland BIIP Nominations Reach Capacity Just 7 Months Into Fiscal Year

Australia expects the majority of approved BIIP applications this year will come from the 24,000-strong backlog of cases.
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Queensland BIIP Nominations Reach Capacity Just 7 Months Into Fiscal Year

Australia expects the majority of approved BIIP applications this year will come from the 24,000-strong backlog of cases.
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“From Scandal to Scandal”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bernard Sacks of Mazars Cape Town Nadia Read Thaele of LIO
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“From Scandal to Scandal”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bernard Sacks of Mazars Cape Town Nadia Read Thaele of LIO
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American Golden Visa Investors Today, British Tomorrow: 10 on the Weekend – Sara Sousa Rebolo

Americans used to ask Sara Sousa Rebolo if Portugal’s buildings had elevators and air conditioning. Now, they line up to get Portuguese residency.
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American Golden Visa Investors Today, British Tomorrow: 10 on the Weekend – Sara Sousa Rebolo

Americans used to ask Sara Sousa Rebolo if Portugal’s buildings had elevators and air conditioning. Now, they line up to get Portuguese residency.
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American Golden Visa Investors Today, British Tomorrow: 10 on the Weekend – Sara Sousa Rebolo

Americans used to ask Sara Sousa Rebolo if Portugal’s buildings had elevators and air conditioning. Now, they line up to get Portuguese residency.
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American Golden Visa Investors Today, British Tomorrow: 10 on the Weekend – Sara Sousa Rebolo

Americans used to ask Sara Sousa Rebolo if Portugal’s buildings had elevators and air conditioning. Now, they line up to get Portuguese residency.
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UK Tier 1 Investment Down 40% in 2020: Quick Vaccine Rollout and Brexit Expected to Drive Rebound in 2021

The UK Tier 1 Investor Visa ended 2020 40% below 2019. Farzin Yazdi offers three reasons the market will bounce back in 2021.
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UK Tier 1 Investment Down 40% in 2020: Quick Vaccine Rollout and Brexit Expected to Drive Rebound in 2021

The UK Tier 1 Investor Visa ended 2020 40% below 2019. Farzin Yazdi offers three reasons the market will bounce back in 2021.
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Health-Passports Part 2: CBI in a World Where Nationality Alone Doesn’t Determine Mobility

Michael Krakat asks: What is a passport’s nominal visa-freedom worth if health-restrictions prevent you from boarding a plane in the first place?
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Health-Passports Part 2: CBI in a World Where Nationality Alone Doesn’t Determine Mobility

Michael Krakat asks: What is a passport’s nominal visa-freedom worth if health-restrictions prevent you from boarding a plane in the first place?
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How to Choose the Right Fund for the Portugal Golden Visa

Charles Taylor Harris shares the lessons he and his colleagues learned while analyzing 25 different golden visa investment funds.
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Caribbean: EU Adds Dominica to Tax Blacklist, Bermuda Introduces $2.5m Golden Visa

Dominica is back on the European Council’s blacklist of tax havens. Bermuda is opening a pricey residency by investment program.
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Caribbean: EU Adds Dominica to Tax Blacklist, Bermuda Introduces $2.5m Golden Visa

Dominica is back on the European Council’s blacklist of tax havens. Bermuda is opening a pricey residency by investment program.
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Caribbean: EU Adds Dominica to Tax Blacklist, Bermuda Introduces $2.5m Golden Visa

Dominica is back on the European Council’s blacklist of tax havens. Bermuda is opening a pricey residency by investment program.
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Life in the Cayman Islands: Pristine Beaches, Robust Infrastructure And a COVID-Free Community

It is difficult to recall life before the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the globe. Unless you’re in Cayman Islands, that is.
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Life in the Cayman Islands: Pristine Beaches, Robust Infrastructure And a COVID-Free Community

It is difficult to recall life before the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the globe. Unless you’re in Cayman Islands, that is.
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The Crypto-HNWI Frontier Market: 144,000 Overnight Millionaires Need New Tax Residencies

The number of crypto-millionaires grew 10x in the last year. Most of them can’t realize their gains without triggering a taxable event.
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The Crypto-HNWI Frontier Market: 144,000 Overnight Millionaires Need New Tax Residencies

The number of crypto-millionaires grew 10x in the last year. Most of them can’t realize their gains without triggering a taxable event.
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The Crypto-HNWI Frontier Market: 144,000 Overnight Millionaires Need New Tax Residencies

The number of crypto-millionaires grew 10x in the last year. Most of them can’t realize their gains without triggering a taxable event.
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Becoming Global Leader of IM Industry Is “Our Primary Objective”: 10 on the Weekend – Mimoun Assraoui

Mimoun Assraoui and his colleagues aim to become the global IM industry leaders, a feat he believes they can achieve “in very short order”.
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Becoming Global Leader of IM Industry Is “Our Primary Objective”: 10 on the Weekend – Mimoun Assraoui

Mimoun Assraoui and his colleagues aim to become the global IM industry leaders, a feat he believes they can achieve “in very short order”.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Europe’s Golden Visa Performance in 2020: A Mixed Picture

Though approval volumes were down across the board, the differences in performance varied sharply, from -4% to -92%.
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Monaco Back on British Radars After Brexit, But New Residency Risks Present Themselves

Wealthy Britons, now third-country nationals as far as the EU is concerned, are increasingly moving to Monaco. That comes with a “residency risk”, writes Michel Soler.
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Monaco Back on British Radars After Brexit, But New Residency Risks Present Themselves

Wealthy Britons, now third-country nationals as far as the EU is concerned, are increasingly moving to Monaco. That comes with a “residency risk”, writes Michel Soler.
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3 Reasons You Should Make The Nigerian Investment Migration Market a Priority

Anatoliy Lyetayev offers three reasons you might think twice before sending the next email from a Nigerian prince to your spam folder.
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EB-5’s “Chances of Timely Renewal Are Slim”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: André Miranda of Pinto Ribeiro Luis Lima of APEMIP John Hu
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EB-5’s “Chances of Timely Renewal Are Slim”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: André Miranda of Pinto Ribeiro Luis Lima of APEMIP John Hu
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EB-5’s “Chances of Timely Renewal Are Slim”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: André Miranda of Pinto Ribeiro Luis Lima of APEMIP John Hu
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EB-5’s “Chances of Timely Renewal Are Slim”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: André Miranda of Pinto Ribeiro Luis Lima of APEMIP John Hu
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US Market Activation is “Largest Opportunity in Mobility Industry’s History”: 10 on the Weekend – Rogelio Caceres

After raising $190m from investors migrating to the US, Rogelio Caceres is gearing up to meet the exploding demand in the opposite direction.
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US Market Activation is “Largest Opportunity in Mobility Industry’s History”: 10 on the Weekend – Rogelio Caceres

After raising $190m from investors migrating to the US, Rogelio Caceres is gearing up to meet the exploding demand in the opposite direction.
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US Market Activation is “Largest Opportunity in Mobility Industry’s History”: 10 on the Weekend – Rogelio Caceres

After raising $190m from investors migrating to the US, Rogelio Caceres is gearing up to meet the exploding demand in the opposite direction.
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US Market Activation is “Largest Opportunity in Mobility Industry’s History”: 10 on the Weekend – Rogelio Caceres

After raising $190m from investors migrating to the US, Rogelio Caceres is gearing up to meet the exploding demand in the opposite direction.
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Portugal Publishes New Golden Visa Minimums – Fund, Deposit Routes Costlier From Jan. ’22

Big changes, also to prices, are coming to Portugal’s golden visa in January. See our interactive map to find out if your municipality qualifies for real estate investment.
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Australia BIIP Approvals Down Almost 40% in Year to June 30th, 2020

Processing capacity has tumbled since the onset of the pandemic, but Australia has plans to make up for lost investment this year.
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Australia BIIP Approvals Down Almost 40% in Year to June 30th, 2020

Processing capacity has tumbled since the onset of the pandemic, but Australia has plans to make up for lost investment this year.
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Australia BIIP Approvals Down Almost 40% in Year to June 30th, 2020

Processing capacity has tumbled since the onset of the pandemic, but Australia has plans to make up for lost investment this year.
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Australia BIIP Approvals Down Almost 40% in Year to June 30th, 2020

Processing capacity has tumbled since the onset of the pandemic, but Australia has plans to make up for lost investment this year.
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Neither Holiday Nor Investment: The Rise of Digital Nomad Visas Part 2

The list of countries offering digital nomad visas as part of COVID-recovery plans is growing quickly, writes Michael B. Krakat.
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Neither Holiday Nor Investment: The Rise of Digital Nomad Visas Part 2

The list of countries offering digital nomad visas as part of COVID-recovery plans is growing quickly, writes Michael B. Krakat.
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Neither Holiday Nor Investment: The Rise of Digital Nomad Visas Part 2

The list of countries offering digital nomad visas as part of COVID-recovery plans is growing quickly, writes Michael B. Krakat.
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Neither Holiday Nor Investment: The Rise of Digital Nomad Visas Part 2

The list of countries offering digital nomad visas as part of COVID-recovery plans is growing quickly, writes Michael B. Krakat.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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750m People, From Manila to Medellín, Eligible for Spanish Citizenship After 2 Years of Residency

Juan Antequera: Spanish naturalization is normally a 10-year process. Citizens of Spain’s former colonies, however, qualify in just two years.
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The Billion-Dollar Low-Margin Market of Post-Brexit Retroactive Golden Visas

Several hundred thousand UK citizens own homes in Spain, Portugal, and Greece worth enough to qualify for golden visas, retroactively.
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The Billion-Dollar Low-Margin Market of Post-Brexit Retroactive Golden Visas

Several hundred thousand UK citizens own homes in Spain, Portugal, and Greece worth enough to qualify for golden visas, retroactively.
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The Billion-Dollar Low-Margin Market of Post-Brexit Retroactive Golden Visas

Several hundred thousand UK citizens own homes in Spain, Portugal, and Greece worth enough to qualify for golden visas, retroactively.
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The Billion-Dollar Low-Margin Market of Post-Brexit Retroactive Golden Visas

Several hundred thousand UK citizens own homes in Spain, Portugal, and Greece worth enough to qualify for golden visas, retroactively.
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Slow Start to Portugal’s Golden Visa Year amid First Large Wave of Infections

As Portugal battles its first serious wave of infections, the country’s golden visa program is finally feeling the impact of the pandemic.
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Slow Start to Portugal’s Golden Visa Year amid First Large Wave of Infections

As Portugal battles its first serious wave of infections, the country’s golden visa program is finally feeling the impact of the pandemic.
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Slow Start to Portugal’s Golden Visa Year amid First Large Wave of Infections

As Portugal battles its first serious wave of infections, the country’s golden visa program is finally feeling the impact of the pandemic.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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“Jho Low Was Never a Client”: Henley & Partners Respond to OCCRP Report

Henley & Partners says Jho Low was never their client. The Investment Migration Council says that an internal review is underway.
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Quebec IIP’s Future Hangs in the Balance as Govt. to Decide its Fate in March

As Canada and Quebec battle the COVID-19 pandemic with curfews and travel restrictions, the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) is
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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It’s a New Day for Entrepreneur Immigration to the United States

Angie Rupert writes about how vaccinations, an immigration-friendly government, and a forecast post-pandemic consumption boom could spur a new wave of immigrant entrepreneurs.
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South Korea Has Issued 19,246 Investor Visas Since 2000, But Applications Have Fallen Steadily for 20 Years

If you’re an investment migration practitioner who doesn’t know much about the South Korean investor visa, you’re not alone.
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South Korea Has Issued 19,246 Investor Visas Since 2000, But Applications Have Fallen Steadily for 20 Years

If you’re an investment migration practitioner who doesn’t know much about the South Korean investor visa, you’re not alone.
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South Korea Has Issued 19,246 Investor Visas Since 2000, But Applications Have Fallen Steadily for 20 Years

If you’re an investment migration practitioner who doesn’t know much about the South Korean investor visa, you’re not alone.
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South Korea Has Issued 19,246 Investor Visas Since 2000, But Applications Have Fallen Steadily for 20 Years

If you’re an investment migration practitioner who doesn’t know much about the South Korean investor visa, you’re not alone.
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Electoral trends and Latin American societies in the 2019-2021 period

In 2019 as many as eight general elections were held in Latin America: El Salvador (February 3), Cuba (constitutional referendum on February 24), Panama (May 5), Guatemala (June 16), Bolivia (October 20), Argentina (October 27), Uruguay (October 27), the Commonwealth of Dominica (December 6 – not to be confused with the Dominican Republic). In 2021 […]
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COVID-Related Consulate Closures Drive 47% Drop in E2 Visa Approvals in FY2020

Only 18% of E2 approvals in FY2020 were issued during the last six months of the year. As consulates gradually resume services, the program faces a long climb back.
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COVID-Related Consulate Closures Drive 47% Drop in E2 Visa Approvals in FY2020

Only 18% of E2 approvals in FY2020 were issued during the last six months of the year. As consulates gradually resume services, the program faces a long climb back.
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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You Asked: American, Malaysian, and South Korean Investor Migrant Trends

IMI readers ask: What are the investor migrant trends among Americans, Malaysians, and South Koreans in the last five years?
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Brexit Represents “Greatest Loss of Rights in Memory”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Luiz Felipe Maia of Maia International Properties Oliver Banks and Kate
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Brexit Represents “Greatest Loss of Rights in Memory”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Luiz Felipe Maia of Maia International Properties Oliver Banks and Kate
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Why Lourinhã Offers Family-Oriented Golden Visa Applicants the Best Investment Option

Just an hour north of Lisbon is a quiet beach town that offers an ideal location from which to start a new life at much lower prices than in the capital.
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Why Lourinhã Offers Family-Oriented Golden Visa Applicants the Best Investment Option

Just an hour north of Lisbon is a quiet beach town that offers an ideal location from which to start a new life at much lower prices than in the capital.
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Why Lourinhã Offers Family-Oriented Golden Visa Applicants the Best Investment Option

Just an hour north of Lisbon is a quiet beach town that offers an ideal location from which to start a new life at much lower prices than in the capital.
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LAUNCH: The New IMI Data Center

The world’s largest collection of investment migration statistics, radically expanded and improved. Welcome to the new IMI Data Center.
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Renegotiation of Marketing Agent Agreement Took Toll on Saint Lucia CIU Finances in FY2019-20

Though costs associated with renegotiations drove a deficit internally in the CIU, Saint Lucia’s CIP has so far raised near US$50m in contributions.
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Renegotiation of Marketing Agent Agreement Took Toll on Saint Lucia CIU Finances in FY2019-20

Though costs associated with renegotiations drove a deficit internally in the CIU, Saint Lucia’s CIP has so far raised near US$50m in contributions.
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Industry Consolidation Just “A Matter of Time”: 10 on the Weekend – Pablo Ostrick

Pablo Ostrick says Jeffrey Henseler inspired him to join the IM industry, and most admires David Regueiro (but not because he is Spanish).
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Industry Consolidation Just “A Matter of Time”: 10 on the Weekend – Pablo Ostrick

Pablo Ostrick says Jeffrey Henseler inspired him to join the IM industry, and most admires David Regueiro (but not because he is Spanish).
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Industry Consolidation Just “A Matter of Time”: 10 on the Weekend – Pablo Ostrick

Pablo Ostrick says Jeffrey Henseler inspired him to join the IM industry, and most admires David Regueiro (but not because he is Spanish).
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Why Did Greece’s Golden Visa Performance Fall So Far Behind Portugal’s in 2020? Two Experts Answer

Despite a flurry of program-enhancing policy changes, the Greek golden visa’s performance in 2020 was lackluster compared to Portugal’s. Why?
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Why Did Greece’s Golden Visa Performance Fall So Far Behind Portugal’s in 2020? Two Experts Answer

Despite a flurry of program-enhancing policy changes, the Greek golden visa’s performance in 2020 was lackluster compared to Portugal’s. Why?
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More Citizenship-Based Tax Would “Set Off a Bonanza” for Investment Migration

The heads of Harvey Law Group and CS Global outline what effects they expect the pandemic to have on the investment migration market in 2021 and beyond.
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More Citizenship-Based Tax Would “Set Off a Bonanza” for Investment Migration

The heads of Harvey Law Group and CS Global outline what effects they expect the pandemic to have on the investment migration market in 2021 and beyond.
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MRVP Changes Now Official: Total Contribution Amounts Starting at EUR 150,000

The new rules mean a single applicant, choosing to rent on Gozo, could obtain a residence permit in Malta for a non-refundable EUR 150,000.
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Understanding Malta’s New Due Diligence Process – The 7-Step Risk Matrix

Malta’s new citizenship by investment policy comes with a new set of vetting procedures (that will continue for years after approval).
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Understanding Malta’s New Due Diligence Process – The 7-Step Risk Matrix

Malta’s new citizenship by investment policy comes with a new set of vetting procedures (that will continue for years after approval).
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into India Through Partnership With GlobalNorth

“India is home to over 2.6 million millionaires, many of whom are beginning to appreciate the benefits of acquiring alternative residency and citizenship,” says Latitude’s CEO, Eric Major.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into India Through Partnership With GlobalNorth

“India is home to over 2.6 million millionaires, many of whom are beginning to appreciate the benefits of acquiring alternative residency and citizenship,” says Latitude’s CEO, Eric Major.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into India Through Partnership With GlobalNorth

“India is home to over 2.6 million millionaires, many of whom are beginning to appreciate the benefits of acquiring alternative residency and citizenship,” says Latitude’s CEO, Eric Major.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into India Through Partnership With GlobalNorth

“India is home to over 2.6 million millionaires, many of whom are beginning to appreciate the benefits of acquiring alternative residency and citizenship,” says Latitude’s CEO, Eric Major.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into India Through Partnership With GlobalNorth

“India is home to over 2.6 million millionaires, many of whom are beginning to appreciate the benefits of acquiring alternative residency and citizenship,” says Latitude’s CEO, Eric Major.
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Greek Golden Visa Approvals Fell Nearly 90% in 2020, Portugal’s By 5%

Laboring under a pandemic, Greek bureaucrats might have been excused were it not for the starkly contrasting performance of Portuguese peers.
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Greek Golden Visa Approvals Fell Nearly 90% in 2020, Portugal’s By 5%

Laboring under a pandemic, Greek bureaucrats might have been excused were it not for the starkly contrasting performance of Portuguese peers.
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Greek Golden Visa Approvals Fell Nearly 90% in 2020, Portugal’s By 5%

Laboring under a pandemic, Greek bureaucrats might have been excused were it not for the starkly contrasting performance of Portuguese peers.
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New MRVP-Rules Announced Today: Bond Investment Removed, Contribution Amount Raised

The new regulations would, at once, both make the MRVP more economical for the applicant and more profitable for the government of Malta.
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MRVP Changes Discussed at Stakeholder Meeting: Higher Contributions Could Replace Bond-Investment

The new regulations would, at once, both make the MRVP more economical for the applicant and more profitable for the government of Malta.
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Only Chinese and Brazilians Got More Portuguese Golden Visas Than Americans in 2020

“For some, it is dissatisfaction with Trump; for others, it’s apprehensions about Biden,” says Lisbon-based lawyer Patricia Valadas Coriel.
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Only Chinese and Brazilians Got More Portuguese Golden Visas Than Americans in 2020

“For some, it is dissatisfaction with Trump; for others, it’s apprehensions about Biden,” says Lisbon-based lawyer Patricia Valadas Coriel.
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Cyprus, Be Careful Not to Throw the Baby out With the Bathwater

Though poorly managed and structured, the CIP was a boon to the Cypriot economy. Michel de Martigny and David Lesperance offer a recipe for how to build back better.
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Cyprus, Be Careful Not to Throw the Baby out With the Bathwater

Though poorly managed and structured, the CIP was a boon to the Cypriot economy. Michel de Martigny and David Lesperance offer a recipe for how to build back better.
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“Citizenship-Based Tax is Coming to Big Economies” – 10 on the Weekend: Andrés Gutierrez

Argentinean native Andrés Gutierrez says that while his friends in LatAm are hoping to relocate to the US, Americans are hoping to get out.
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“Citizenship-Based Tax is Coming to Big Economies” – 10 on the Weekend: Andrés Gutierrez

Argentinean native Andrés Gutierrez says that while his friends in LatAm are hoping to relocate to the US, Americans are hoping to get out.
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In China, Investment Migration Market Crisis Begets Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity

China’s investment migration market is in flux for the first time in a generation, presenting a unique incursion opportunity for foreign firms.
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In China, Investment Migration Market Crisis Begets Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity

China’s investment migration market is in flux for the first time in a generation, presenting a unique incursion opportunity for foreign firms.
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The Five Indispensable “Unities” of Sustainable Investment Migration Programs

Legal scholar Michael Krakat outlines the five legal consistencies that must exist for an investment migration program to remain sustainable.
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Khanna: Even After Vaccinations, Mobility Will Be Tied to Individuals, Not Just Passports

“The system will not return to what it was: Nationality will not suffice to guarantee safe passage,” Dr. Khanna writes.
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Khanna: Even After Vaccinations, Mobility Will Be Tied to Individuals, Not Just Passports

“The system will not return to what it was: Nationality will not suffice to guarantee safe passage,” Dr. Khanna writes.
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Investment Migration Has a Crucial Role to Play in the Post-Pandemic Urban Exodus

The pandemic’s shifting of populations away from expensive megacities is an opportunity for investment migration, writes Stephane Tajick.
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Closure of Cyprus CIP “a Great Travesty”: 10 on the Weekend – Steven Pepa

Steven Pepa, who admires Mohammed Asaria, believes matching investor migrants with private equity funds can make the latter more humane.
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Closure of Cyprus CIP “a Great Travesty”: 10 on the Weekend – Steven Pepa

Steven Pepa, who admires Mohammed Asaria, believes matching investor migrants with private equity funds can make the latter more humane.
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Investment-Based Visas for Germany: Which Viable Options Exist?

Know how to answer the next time your client asks about investment-based residence permits for Germany. By Leanne Wang.
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Investment-Based Visas for Germany: Which Viable Options Exist?

Know how to answer the next time your client asks about investment-based residence permits for Germany. By Leanne Wang.
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Investment-Based Visas for Germany: Which Viable Options Exist?

Know how to answer the next time your client asks about investment-based residence permits for Germany. By Leanne Wang.
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Investment-Based Visas for Germany: Which Viable Options Exist?

Know how to answer the next time your client asks about investment-based residence permits for Germany. By Leanne Wang.
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Malta Moves to End Mandatory Publishing of Citizenship Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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Malta Moves to End Mandatory Publishing of Citizenship Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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Malta Moves to End Mandatory Publishing of Citizenship Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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UPDATE: Malta Reverses Decision to End Publishing of CIP Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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UPDATE: Malta Reverses Decision to End Publishing of CIP Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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UPDATE: Malta Reverses Decision to End Publishing of CIP Applicant Names

An unexpected turn of events in light of the bipartisan consensus in favor of continued publication that emerged in Malta some two years ago.
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200 Out of 206 Jordan CIP Applications Pertained to “Existing Projects”

This may offer some suggestion as to how a passport that offers 51 visa-free destinations can command average investment of nearly US$7m.
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Ireland’s IIP: The Only Investment Migration Program Linking The UK and EU Post-Brexit

As Brexit looms, citizens of the only English-speaking EU country, which enjoys unique ties with both the UK and the EU, find themselves in an enviable position.
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Ireland’s IIP: The Only Investment Migration Program Linking The UK and EU Post-Brexit

As Brexit looms, citizens of the only English-speaking EU country, which enjoys unique ties with both the UK and the EU, find themselves in an enviable position.
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Ireland’s IIP: The Only Investment Migration Program Linking The UK and EU Post-Brexit

As Brexit looms, citizens of the only English-speaking EU country, which enjoys unique ties with both the UK and the EU, find themselves in an enviable position.
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Portugal GV Changes a “Terrible Mistake”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bruno L’ecuyer of the Investment Migration Council, Tina Cheng of […]
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Portugal GV Changes a “Terrible Mistake”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bruno L’ecuyer of the Investment Migration Council, Tina Cheng of […]
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Portugal GV Changes a “Terrible Mistake”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bruno L’ecuyer of the Investment Migration Council, Tina Cheng of […]
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Portugal GV Changes a “Terrible Mistake”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Bruno L’ecuyer of the Investment Migration Council, Tina Cheng of […]
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Effective Backup Plans Part II: The 3 Indispensable Components

In this second installment of David Lesperance’s series on effective backup plans, the writer outlines three indispensable components.
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Effective Backup Plans Part II: The 3 Indispensable Components

In this second installment of David Lesperance’s series on effective backup plans, the writer outlines three indispensable components.
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Saint Lucia CIP Approvals Drop by 32% in FY2019-20

The drop, according to Ryan Devaux, Chairman of the CBI Board, was owed to a now-resolved impasse with the program’s international promoters.
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Saint Lucia CIP Approvals Drop by 32% in FY2019-20

The drop, according to Ryan Devaux, Chairman of the CBI Board, was owed to a now-resolved impasse with the program’s international promoters.
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Govt. Confirms Golden Visa Days Numbered for Cities: Not Necessarily Bad News, Say Stakeholders

A transition period that will see the exclusion of metropolitan and coastal areas from the program will begin on July 1st next year.
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Govt. Confirms Golden Visa Days Numbered for Cities: Not Necessarily Bad News, Say Stakeholders

A transition period that will see the exclusion of metropolitan and coastal areas from the program will begin on July 1st next year.
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Saint Lucia CIP Extends Limited Time Offer on COVID-Relief Bond Option

Once more confirming the tried-and-true IMI adage that says “nothing is so unlimited as a limited time offer on Caribbean CBI.”
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Saint Lucia CIP Extends Limited Time Offer on COVID-Relief Bond Option

Once more confirming the tried-and-true IMI adage that says “nothing is so unlimited as a limited time offer on Caribbean CBI.”
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Saint Lucia CIP Extends Limited Time Offer on COVID-Relief Bond Option

Once more confirming the tried-and-true IMI adage that says “nothing is so unlimited as a limited time offer on Caribbean CBI.”
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Effective Backup Plans Part 1: Back to Basics

History is replete with examples of wealthy families who lost everything for lack of a comprehensive backup plan, writes David Lesperance.
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Though Walloped by Pandemic, Spain’s Golden Visa Raised EUR 0.5 Billion in H1 2020

Though things looked grim for Spain’s golden visa this summer, recently released figures show approvals are up 19% in the last six months. A uniquely Spanish rule intended to accelerate bureaucratic processes may be to thank for that.
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Though Walloped by Pandemic, Spain’s Golden Visa Raised EUR 0.5 Billion in H1 2020

Though things looked grim for Spain’s golden visa this summer, recently released figures show approvals are up 19% in the last six months. A uniquely Spanish rule intended to accelerate bureaucratic processes may be to thank for that.
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Though Walloped by Pandemic, Spain’s Golden Visa Raised EUR 0.5 Billion in H1 2020

Though things looked grim for Spain’s golden visa this summer, recently released figures show approvals are up 19% in the last six months. A uniquely Spanish rule intended to accelerate bureaucratic processes may be to thank for that.
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Hindsight 2020: The Year in Investment Migration

2020 has been investment migration’s most turbulent year yet. We review the biggest stories and trends in investment migration in the year that’s finally drawing to a close.
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Hindsight 2020: The Year in Investment Migration

2020 has been investment migration’s most turbulent year yet. We review the biggest stories and trends in investment migration in the year that’s finally drawing to a close.
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Hindsight 2020: The Year in Investment Migration

2020 has been investment migration’s most turbulent year yet. We review the biggest stories and trends in investment migration in the year that’s finally drawing to a close.
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Hindsight 2020: The Year in Investment Migration

2020 has been investment migration’s most turbulent year yet. We review the biggest stories and trends in investment migration in the year that’s finally drawing to a close.
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LatAm Inquiries About Cayman Growing: 10 on the Weekend – Sue Nickason

As many continue to work remotely in 2021, Sue Nickason expects a rise in applications from those wanting to “live the dream” in Cayman Islands.
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Australia Announces Major Changes to BIIP: Cuts 5 Categories, Raises Capital Requirements

Australia is bringing wide-ranging changes to its extremely popular BIIP, cutting five categories and raising capital requirements.
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Australia Announces Major Changes to BIIP: Cuts 5 Categories, Raises Capital Requirements

Australia is bringing wide-ranging changes to its extremely popular BIIP, cutting five categories and raising capital requirements.
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“More Than 1,000 Nigerians Have Inquired About CBI”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week:
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Sec. Muscat Hopes for “Fair and Rational Approach From the Commission” on MEIN Policy

“There will be quarters with different motives where they feel the need to object [to the MEIN policy],” Secretary Muscat tells IMI.
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Sec. Muscat Hopes for “Fair and Rational Approach From the Commission” on MEIN Policy

“There will be quarters with different motives where they feel the need to object [to the MEIN policy],” Secretary Muscat tells IMI.
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Sec. Muscat Hopes for “Fair and Rational Approach From the Commission” on MEIN Policy

“There will be quarters with different motives where they feel the need to object [to the MEIN policy],” Secretary Muscat tells IMI.
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Sec. Muscat Hopes for “Fair and Rational Approach From the Commission” on MEIN Policy

“There will be quarters with different motives where they feel the need to object [to the MEIN policy],” Secretary Muscat tells IMI.
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Why Does Pakistan Have Four Times More Investor Migrants Per Capita Than India?

Characterized by rapid growth, strong demand, and only modest RCBI-firm competition, Pakistan’s investment migration market warrants consideration.
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Why Does Pakistan Have Four Times More Investor Migrants Per Capita Than India?

Characterized by rapid growth, strong demand, and only modest RCBI-firm competition, Pakistan’s investment migration market warrants consideration.
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“Always Been a Bit of a News Junkie” – 10 on the Weekend: Jerry Morgan

“With nine hotels in […] development, we are keeping a close eye on the trends for the recovery,” writes Mercan Group’s Jerry Morgan.
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“Always Been a Bit of a News Junkie” – 10 on the Weekend: Jerry Morgan

“With nine hotels in […] development, we are keeping a close eye on the trends for the recovery,” writes Mercan Group’s Jerry Morgan.
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“Always Been a Bit of a News Junkie” – 10 on the Weekend: Jerry Morgan

“With nine hotels in […] development, we are keeping a close eye on the trends for the recovery,” writes Mercan Group’s Jerry Morgan.
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Americans Among Fastest Growing Applicant Groups for Portugal’s Golden Visa in 2020

Americans have been among the top-five applicant nationalities in each monthly report during the second half of 2020.
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Americans Among Fastest Growing Applicant Groups for Portugal’s Golden Visa in 2020

Americans have been among the top-five applicant nationalities in each monthly report during the second half of 2020.
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Americans Among Fastest Growing Applicant Groups for Portugal’s Golden Visa in 2020

Americans have been among the top-five applicant nationalities in each monthly report during the second half of 2020.
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The Golden Visa of Your Dreams: Synthesizing an Optimal RBI Program From Existing Practices

Anatoliy Lyetayev shops around for the best parts of each golden visa program and dreams up one that would be a big hit among both countries and investors.
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The Golden Visa of Your Dreams: Synthesizing an Optimal RBI Program From Existing Practices

Anatoliy Lyetayev shops around for the best parts of each golden visa program and dreams up one that would be a big hit among both countries and investors.
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The Golden Visa of Your Dreams: Synthesizing an Optimal RBI Program From Existing Practices

Anatoliy Lyetayev shops around for the best parts of each golden visa program and dreams up one that would be a big hit among both countries and investors.
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The Golden Visa of Your Dreams: Synthesizing an Optimal RBI Program From Existing Practices

Anatoliy Lyetayev shops around for the best parts of each golden visa program and dreams up one that would be a big hit among both countries and investors.
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The Golden Visa of Your Dreams: Synthesizing an Optimal RBI Program From Existing Practices

Anatoliy Lyetayev shops around for the best parts of each golden visa program and dreams up one that would be a big hit among both countries and investors.
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36 Years of Citizenship by Investment

A look back at the last 36 years of citizenship by investment programs and which new countries may soon be joining the ranks.
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36 Years of Citizenship by Investment

A look back at the last 36 years of citizenship by investment programs and which new countries may soon be joining the ranks.
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36 Years of Citizenship by Investment

A look back at the last 36 years of citizenship by investment programs and which new countries may soon be joining the ranks.
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IM Programs “Now a Standard Consideration for HNWI”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week.
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As Bahamas Govt. Considers Citizenship by Investment, Opposition MP “Will Fight to the Death” to Stop It

Prompted by the local business community, the government is considering citizenship by investment. The opposition takes umbrage.
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As Bahamas Govt. Considers Citizenship by Investment, Opposition MP “Will Fight to the Death” to Stop It

Prompted by the local business community, the government is considering citizenship by investment. The opposition takes umbrage.
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Calls for Infringement Procedures Against Golden Visa Countries Dismissed by von der Leyen

Giegold openly denounced von der Leyen in the European Parliament, accusing her of “extending an open invitation to criminals.”
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Calls for Infringement Procedures Against Golden Visa Countries Dismissed by von der Leyen

Giegold openly denounced von der Leyen in the European Parliament, accusing her of “extending an open invitation to criminals.”
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Calls for Infringement Procedures Against Golden Visa Countries Dismissed by von der Leyen

Giegold openly denounced von der Leyen in the European Parliament, accusing her of “extending an open invitation to criminals.”
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Calls for Infringement Procedures Against Golden Visa Countries Dismissed by von der Leyen

Giegold openly denounced von der Leyen in the European Parliament, accusing her of “extending an open invitation to criminals.”
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Thai Elite Visa to Be Included With Condo-Purchases of US$330,000 or More From January

While welcoming the new scheme, market observers expect it to have only limited success until travel restrictions are removed.
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Thai Elite Visa to Be Included With Condo-Purchases of US$330,000 or More From January

While welcoming the new scheme, market observers expect it to have only limited success until travel restrictions are removed.
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EB-5 Community on Edge As Bill That Would Do Away With Per-Country Limits Also Passes Senate

If passed, the bill would see EB-5 wait times for applicants filing today equalized to more than eight years, regardless of country of origin.
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EB-5 Community on Edge As Bill That Would Do Away With Per-Country Limits Also Passes Senate

If passed, the bill would see EB-5 wait times for applicants filing today equalized to more than eight years, regardless of country of origin.
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EB-5 Community on Edge As Bill That Would Do Away With Per-Country Limits Also Passes Senate

If passed, the bill would see EB-5 wait times for applicants filing today equalized to more than eight years, regardless of country of origin.
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What Explains the Astonishing Growth of Turkish Investment Migration?

The growth of investment migration in Turkey – both inbound and outbound – has no parallels in RCBI history. What explains this boom?
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What Explains the Astonishing Growth of Turkish Investment Migration?

The growth of investment migration in Turkey – both inbound and outbound – has no parallels in RCBI history. What explains this boom?
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What Explains the Astonishing Growth of Turkish Investment Migration?

The growth of investment migration in Turkey – both inbound and outbound – has no parallels in RCBI history. What explains this boom?
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Australia’s SIV Raised A$680m in FY2020, But Processing Severely Thwarted by Pandemic

While the program is as popular as ever, Australia has struggled to process applications during the pandemic.
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Australia’s SIV Raised A$680m in FY2020, But Processing Severely Thwarted by Pandemic

While the program is as popular as ever, Australia has struggled to process applications during the pandemic.
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Australia’s SIV Raised A$680m in FY2020, But Processing Severely Thwarted by Pandemic

While the program is as popular as ever, Australia has struggled to process applications during the pandemic.
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“It’s Time to Open the Borders”: 10 on the Weekend – Jeffrey Henseler

Jeffrey Henseler says he’s confident investment migration application volumes will soar once people are free to travel again.
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UK Tier 1 Applications Come Roaring Back in Q3: Approvals up 317% From Q2

Farzin Yazdi attributes the late summer and early fall investment boom to a release of pent-up demand stemming from the lockdown-months.
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UK Tier 1 Applications Come Roaring Back in Q3: Approvals up 317% From Q2

Farzin Yazdi attributes the late summer and early fall investment boom to a release of pent-up demand stemming from the lockdown-months.
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“Americans Struggle With Quadruple Whammy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: David Cooper of Malcolm Pacific Immigration Georg Chmiel of Juwai IQI
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“Americans Struggle With Quadruple Whammy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: David Cooper of Malcolm Pacific Immigration Georg Chmiel of Juwai IQI
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“Americans Struggle With Quadruple Whammy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: David Cooper of Malcolm Pacific Immigration Georg Chmiel of Juwai IQI
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“Americans Struggle With Quadruple Whammy”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: David Cooper of Malcolm Pacific Immigration Georg Chmiel of Juwai IQI
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into China

Latitude opens two new offices in China and clinches a new partnership that will expand its reach in the world’s largest market.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into China

Latitude opens two new offices in China and clinches a new partnership that will expand its reach in the world’s largest market.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into China

Latitude opens two new offices in China and clinches a new partnership that will expand its reach in the world’s largest market.
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Latitude Consultancy Expands Into China

Latitude opens two new offices in China and clinches a new partnership that will expand its reach in the world’s largest market.
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Health Passports Are Coming – What Does That Mean for Investment Migration?

“Health passports may be a proto-version of global citizenship from the ground-up, attached to bodies not borders,” writes Michael Krakat.
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Health Passports Are Coming – What Does That Mean for Investment Migration?

“Health passports may be a proto-version of global citizenship from the ground-up, attached to bodies not borders,” writes Michael Krakat.
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Singled-Out: CIPs Are Leaving Money on the Table by Not Targeting Applicants Without Families

By discounting only for large families, CIPs are missing out on investment from the world’s fastest-growing household-type, writes Justin Donovan.
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“We’ve Never Had So Many Inquiries”: 10 on the Weekend – Patricia Valadas Coriel

Patricia Valadas Coriel is surprised that citizens of the world’s most powerful nation have such a strong interest in relocating to Portugal.
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Everything You Need to Know About the New Maltese Exceptional Investor Naturalization (MEIN) Regulations

See requirements and forms, procedures, the code of conduct, the licensing requirements, the policy handbook, and analysis of the MEIN here.
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Everything You Need to Know About the New Maltese Exceptional Investor Naturalization (MEIN) Regulations

See requirements and forms, procedures, the code of conduct, the licensing requirements, the policy handbook, and analysis of the MEIN here.
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Malta Ready to Defend Citizenship-Sovereignty in Court, Establishes New Agency to Handle RCBI Applications

“Malta is willing to take all legal paths to ensure nationality and […] will defend this position even if the case is taken to the ECJ,”
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Malta Ready to Defend Citizenship-Sovereignty in Court, Establishes New Agency to Handle RCBI Applications

“Malta is willing to take all legal paths to ensure nationality and […] will defend this position even if the case is taken to the ECJ,”
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Italy’s September Amendments to “La Dolce Visa” Finally Makes it a “Real Golden Visa”

No more physical presence requirements and the possibility to apply and invest through a company rather than as an individual.
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Italy’s September Amendments to “La Dolce Visa” Finally Makes it a “Real Golden Visa”

No more physical presence requirements and the possibility to apply and invest through a company rather than as an individual.
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Italy’s September Amendments to “La Dolce Visa” Finally Makes it a “Real Golden Visa”

No more physical presence requirements and the possibility to apply and invest through a company rather than as an individual.
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After Raising AED100 Billion in 1st Year, UAE Extends “Golden Visa” to Doctors, Computer Scientists

The UAE government is extending the welcome under the golden visa to all doctors and a wide range of engineers and scientists.
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After Raising AED100 Billion in 1st Year, UAE Extends “Golden Visa” to Doctors, Computer Scientists

The UAE government is extending the welcome under the golden visa to all doctors and a wide range of engineers and scientists.
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Second Wave Stymies Portugal Golden Visa Investment in October

Presuming the COVID flare-up is the primary cause of the slowdown, golden visa investment volumes are unlikely to recover before 2021.
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Second Wave Stymies Portugal Golden Visa Investment in October

Presuming the COVID flare-up is the primary cause of the slowdown, golden visa investment volumes are unlikely to recover before 2021.
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Second Wave Stymies Portugal Golden Visa Investment in October

Presuming the COVID flare-up is the primary cause of the slowdown, golden visa investment volumes are unlikely to recover before 2021.
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Portugal to Allow Birthright Citizenship From Tomorrow: Major Win for Golden Visa

Starting tomorrow, children born to a foreign parent who has lived in Portugal for a year will be eligible for citizenship at birth.
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Portugal to Allow Birthright Citizenship From Tomorrow: Major Win for Golden Visa

Starting tomorrow, children born to a foreign parent who has lived in Portugal for a year will be eligible for citizenship at birth.
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Losing CIP “A Hell of a Hit For a Small Economy”: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Paddy Blewer and Nirbhay Handa of Henley & Partners Nestor Alfred
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A 2,000-Year-Old Argument: Should We See Citizenship As a Membership or a Social-Contract?

Michael Krakat: The Greeks and Romans had competing views of citizenship: link-based and transaction-based. Little has changed in 2,000 years.
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Saint Kitts CIP Becomes Fourth in Caribbean to Allow for Sibling Dependents

The Kittitian policy, however, differs from those of other regional CIPs in certain key respects, notably on age requirements.
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Saint Kitts CIP Becomes Fourth in Caribbean to Allow for Sibling Dependents

The Kittitian policy, however, differs from those of other regional CIPs in certain key respects, notably on age requirements.
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Saint Kitts CIP Becomes Fourth in Caribbean to Allow for Sibling Dependents

The Kittitian policy, however, differs from those of other regional CIPs in certain key respects, notably on age requirements.
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Chastanet Thinks Gonsalves Could Still Change His Mind on Citizenship by Investment

PM Chastanet thinks PM Gonsalves could still change his mind on CBI and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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Chastanet Thinks Gonsalves Could Still Change His Mind on Citizenship by Investment

PM Chastanet thinks PM Gonsalves could still change his mind on CBI and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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PM Chastanet: None of The CBI “Naysayer” Scare-Scenarios Have Come to Pass

PM Chastanet says Saint Lucia for many years held the same position on CBI as PM Gonsalves and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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PM Chastanet: None of The CBI “Naysayer” Scare-Scenarios Have Come to Pass

PM Chastanet says Saint Lucia for many years held the same position on CBI as PM Gonsalves and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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PM Chastanet: None of The CBI “Naysayer” Scare-Scenarios Have Come to Pass

PM Chastanet says Saint Lucia for many years held the same position on CBI as PM Gonsalves and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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PM Chastanet: None of The CBI “Naysayer” Scare-Scenarios Have Come to Pass

PM Chastanet says Saint Lucia for many years held the same position on CBI as PM Gonsalves and points out that CBI “naysayer” scare-scenarios have not come to pass.
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“Investment Migration Under Threat in EU”: A Q&A on Infringement Procedures With Bruno L’ecuyer

IMC-boss Bruno L’ecuyer explains how infringement procedures work, how common they are, and what they will mean for Malta and Cyprus.
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“Investment Migration Under Threat in EU”: A Q&A on Infringement Procedures With Bruno L’ecuyer

IMC-boss Bruno L’ecuyer explains how infringement procedures work, how common they are, and what they will mean for Malta and Cyprus.
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“Investment Migration Under Threat in EU”: A Q&A on Infringement Procedures With Bruno L’ecuyer

IMC-boss Bruno L’ecuyer explains how infringement procedures work, how common they are, and what they will mean for Malta and Cyprus.
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Prime Minister Declares Secret Bay Will Enhance the Integrity of Dominica’s CBI Programme

“When investing in Secret Bay, you’re putting your investment into the hands of a gentleman,” says Dominica’s Prime Minister Skerrit.
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For CBI, The Election That Matters Most This Week Isn’t The American One

As Vincentians go to the polls on Thursday, they are effectively casting a vote for or against citizenship by investment.
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For CBI, The Election That Matters Most This Week Isn’t The American One

As Vincentians go to the polls on Thursday, they are effectively casting a vote for or against citizenship by investment.
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What if Visas and Citizenships Were Sold at Auction? Australians Have Considered it Before

In 2013, Nobel Laureate Gary Becker suggested the best way for a country to attract skilled immigrants was to sell citizenship at auction.
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US Ambassador Lauds Grenada CIP’s Use of JRCC Due Diligence

The ambassador praised Grenada’s use of the JRCC’s facilities and conceded that “some countries use it more than others”.
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US Ambassador Lauds Grenada CIP’s Use of JRCC Due Diligence

The ambassador praised Grenada’s use of the JRCC’s facilities and conceded that “some countries use it more than others”.
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Skerrit: CIP Raised Nearly Half a Billion US$ in Last 3 Years, Third Via Montreal Management

The most popular option for the three years in aggregate, at 2,144 files, was the social housing option operated by Montreal Management.
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Commission’s Letter “More Political Than Legal,” Says Malta Citizenship Secretary Muscat

Secretary Muscat is annoyed at comparisons to Cyprus and that he can find no legal reasons to end citizenship by investment in Malta.
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Americans Displace Chinese as Top NZ Investor Visa Applicants, Funds Worth NZ$1bn Pending Amid Border Closure

More than NZ$ 1bn of investor visa funds, half of it from the US, are knocking on New Zealand’s door, which, due to COVID, remains closed.
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Flawed RCBI Due Diligence: An Indictment of Due Diligence, Not of RCBI

Roderick Cutajar asks: International banks are used for money laundering. Will the European Commission demand a “phase-out” of banking?
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MEPs Aim to Wrest Naturalization Powers From Member States – Genuine-Links Doctrine Contradicts EU Law Says IMC

Legal scholars, the IMC, and Malta signal fierce resistance as Brussels aims to seize powers of naturalization from EU member states.
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Kochenov: Commission Would Likely Be “Humiliated” If CIP-Matter Goes to Court Over “Genuine Links”

MUST-READ: Prof Kochenov delivers a scathing rebuke of the Commission’s infringement action: “Unquestionably ultra vires and absolutely unacceptable.”
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Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include Veronica Cotdemiey of Citizenship Invest Les Khan of the Saint Kitts
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Investment Migration People in The News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include Veronica Cotdemiey of Citizenship Invest Les Khan of the Saint Kitts
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How CBI-Specific Investment Assets Can Create a Moral Hazard Situation

To reduce the room for government officials to trade favors, let CBI-applicants invest in open markets, write Petrov, Shoylev, and Bekyarova.
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7 Ways to Super-Charge Your RCBI Content Marketing After COVID

For those RCBI firms that have digitized their services, now is the time to reap the rewards, writes Anatoliy Lyetayev.
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7 Ways to Super-Charge Your RCBI Content Marketing After COVID

For those RCBI firms that have digitized their services, now is the time to reap the rewards, writes Anatoliy Lyetayev.
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European Commission Launches Infringement Procedures Against Cyprus, Malta Over CIPs

Cyprus and Malta must now provide “satisfactory” answers within two months or see the matter referred to the European Court of Justice.
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The Two Chief Vulnerabilities of Cyprus’ CIP: One Easily Fixed, The Other Intractable

Cyprus’ CIP may yet re-emerge in a more robust form. Steven M. Pepa highlights the two weaknesses the program should tackle first.
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The Two Chief Vulnerabilities of Cyprus’ CIP: One Easily Fixed, The Other Intractable

Cyprus’ CIP may yet re-emerge in a more robust form. Steven M. Pepa highlights the two weaknesses the program should tackle first.
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Travel Bubbles: Are We Rebuilding International Travel From the Ground Up?

“Travel bubbles” are forming between COVID-safe countries. Michael Krakat asks; are we rebuilding international travel from the ground up?
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Vietnam Seeks to Prevent Participation in CBI Programs by Banning Int’l Property Investment

The Vietnamese government says it wants to prevent its citizens from obtaining other nationalities through real estate investment.
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The Many Parallels of CBI and Maritime Flags of Convenience

Tax-saving, transactional schemes lacking genuine links. Michael Krakat explores the oddly familiar-sounding business of ship registries.
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The Many Parallels of CBI and Maritime Flags of Convenience

Tax-saving, transactional schemes lacking genuine links. Michael Krakat explores the oddly familiar-sounding business of ship registries.
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The Many Parallels of CBI and Maritime Flags of Convenience

Tax-saving, transactional schemes lacking genuine links. Michael Krakat explores the oddly familiar-sounding business of ship registries.
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The Many Parallels of CBI and Maritime Flags of Convenience

Tax-saving, transactional schemes lacking genuine links. Michael Krakat explores the oddly familiar-sounding business of ship registries.
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BREAKING: Cyprus to Terminate Citizenship by Investment Program on Nov 1st

The decision came after an emergency cabinet meeting that followed the publication of an undercover recording of several senior politicians.
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Australia to Double Its Investor Visa Quota as Part of Economic Recovery Plan

The Ministry is targeting “those who are going to grow Australian businesses, create Australian jobs and supercharge our economic recovery.”
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The Passport’s Future: Is The Physical Travel Document on Its Way Out?

Thanks to the technological advances Nicola Mangion explores in her article, forgetting your passport at home may soon be a non-issue.
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The Passport’s Future: Is The Physical Travel Document on Its Way Out?

Thanks to the technological advances Nicola Mangion explores in her article, forgetting your passport at home may soon be a non-issue.
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IMI EXCLUSIVE: Vanuatu Reveals Historical Data on All CBI Programs Going Back to 2014

In a historic release prepared exclusively for IMI, Vanuatu shares, for the first time, statistics on all its past and present CBI programs.
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If Second Half of 2020 is as Good as The First, Grenada CIP Has Another Record Year in Store

On a dollar-basis, revenues from the real estate option already outpace those from NTF contributions; EC$55 million versus EC$46m in 2020.
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If Second Half of 2020 is as Good as The First, Grenada CIP Has Another Record Year in Store

On a dollar-basis, revenues from the real estate option already outpace those from NTF contributions; EC$55 million versus EC$46m in 2020.
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The 4 Things RCBI Firms Must Do to Keep Their Agents Happy

Anatoliy Lyetayev explores four strategies for making sure your RCBI company’s agents are always content to keep sending you their clients.
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Despite Slowdown From August, Portugal’s Golden Visa Records Best September Yet

So far, 2020 has been a statistically unremarkable year for Portugal’s golden visa; no mean feat considering this year’s global context.
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Despite Slowdown From August, Portugal’s Golden Visa Records Best September Yet

So far, 2020 has been a statistically unremarkable year for Portugal’s golden visa; no mean feat considering this year’s global context.
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