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Nomad Capitalist Team “from 5 to 50 in 2.5 Years” – 10 on the Weekend: Jovana Vojinovic

Jovana Vojinovic, Director of Operations at Nomad Capitalist, has witnessed the firm’s team grow by an order of magnitude since she started.
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Podcast: Micha-Rose Emmett – Motherhood, IM in Africa, Regulating IM

Micha-Rose Emmett spoke to us about Africa’s IM market, how motherhood has changed her perspective on IM, how the IM market should be regulated, and much more.
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“My Only Marketing Channel is Twitter”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

“My only marketing channel is Twitter,” she said. “I literally do not spend a single penny, but I’m booked out three weeks ahead on consultation calls.”
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More Feelings Than Facts: Commentary on The Guardian’s Vanuatu Passport Series

On a factual and legal basis, the investigation fails to support claims that Vanuatu accepts criminals or money launderers, writes Martin St-Hilaire.
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10 on the Weekend: Manoj Dalal

Manoj Dalal of Migrate World says the trend that’s surprised him the most over the last year is the rising interest in passive-income visas.
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The Man Who Grew Sark’s Population 20% by Wooing Digital Business-Owners With Political Freedom

Lorenz – the man behind Sark Society – calls the island, which has no cars, no paved roads, and practically no taxes, a “secret European micro-state”.
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Solimano: Investment Migration’s Role in Tackling Development Challenges

“As a general rule, it is not advisable to earmark the revenues generated by RCBI programs to reduce public sector debt,” writes Andrés Solimano.
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Solimano: Investment Migration’s Role in Tackling Development Challenges

“As a general rule, it is not advisable to earmark the revenues generated by RCBI programs to reduce public sector debt,” writes Andrés Solimano.
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Solimano: Investment Migration’s Role in Tackling Development Challenges

“As a general rule, it is not advisable to earmark the revenues generated by RCBI programs to reduce public sector debt,” writes Andrés Solimano.
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Solimano: Investment Migration’s Role in Tackling Development Challenges

“As a general rule, it is not advisable to earmark the revenues generated by RCBI programs to reduce public sector debt,” writes Andrés Solimano.
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From List of 2,000+ Names, Journalists Uncover Handul of Questionable Vanuatu Cases

The cases highlighted in the Guardian relate mostly to individuals whose criminal allegations surfaced only after receiving approval.
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IMF Credits CBI For Softening Blow of Pandemic on Saint Kitts Economy, Encourages Optimization of the Program

Saint Kitts & Nevis got through the pandemic by drawing on its CBI-savings. Now, says the IMF, it’s time to start accumulating again.
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EB-5: Family Members Correctly Count Towards 10,000 Visa Cap, DC District Court Rules

The DC Court of appeals has upheld the prevailing interpretation, dashing hopes of a potential tripling of the effective EB-5 quota.
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Brokerage Acquires Majority of Shuttered UK Tier 1 Specialist Dolfin’s Clients

UK Tier 1 specialist Dolfin’s special administrators have found a successor service provider for more than half of the firm’s client accounts.
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NZ Govt. Reportedly Mulls Ending Category 1 Investor Visa, Raising Capital Requirement to NZ$25m

“The program is a mess at the moment,” says ANZ Migration’s James Hall. Some of his clients have waited more than a year for approvals that normally take 3 months.
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NZ Govt. Reportedly Mulls Ending Category 1 Investor Visa, Raising Capital Requirement to NZ$25m

“The program is a mess at the moment,” says ANZ Migration’s James Hall. Some of his clients have waited more than a year for approvals that normally take 3 months.
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Grau: EB-5 Regional Center Program Lapse is a Temporary Setback

Though the Senate rejected Grassley and Leahy’s request for unanimous consent, reauthorization bills are still pending, writes Aaron Grau.
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“The Sector is Benefitting From the Instability”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

“The sector is benefiting from all the instability we are living worldwide at the moment — pandemic, conflicts and wars, travel bans, unemployment and bankruptcy […]”
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The Compromise That Reduces Political and Popular Opposition to CBI

Indebted EU countries could stave off insolvency by selling citizenship. But tact and compromise are required to make that politically feasible, writes Stephane Tajick.
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The Compromise That Reduces Political and Popular Opposition to CBI

Indebted EU countries could stave off insolvency by selling citizenship. But tact and compromise are required to make that politically feasible, writes Stephane Tajick.
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The Compromise That Reduces Political and Popular Opposition to CBI

Indebted EU countries could stave off insolvency by selling citizenship. But tact and compromise are required to make that politically feasible, writes Stephane Tajick.
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The Compromise That Reduces Political and Popular Opposition to CBI

Indebted EU countries could stave off insolvency by selling citizenship. But tact and compromise are required to make that politically feasible, writes Stephane Tajick.
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“We’re Responsible for Half the Rehabilitation-Option Golden Visas in Portugal”: Mercan’s Jerry Morgan

Jerry Morgan attributes his company’s success to superior products and a flawless track record. He also says he “couldn’t be happier” with Portugal’s upcoming golden visa changes.
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Portugal’s Cheaper, Faster D7 Visa Increasingly Taking Market Share Away From Golden Visa

“Agents around the world are promoting the D7 on a massive scale,” says Patricia Valadas Coriel. That explains dropping volume for the golden visa.
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Portugal’s Cheaper, Faster D7 Visa Increasingly Taking Market Share Away From Golden Visa

“Agents around the world are promoting the D7 on a massive scale,” says Patricia Valadas Coriel. That explains dropping volume for the golden visa.
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The Stringent Eligibility Criteria For Malta’s Citizenship For Exceptional Services by Direct Investment

Eligibility standards for Malta’s new investor naturalization policy are among the most stringent in the market. Kenneth Camilleri explains.
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The Stringent Eligibility Criteria For Malta’s Citizenship For Exceptional Services by Direct Investment

Eligibility standards for Malta’s new investor naturalization policy are among the most stringent in the market. Kenneth Camilleri explains.
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The Politically Driven Istanbul Property Market Cycle CBI-Investors Need to Understand

Istanbul’s property market works in predictable cycles created by a two-party system of local politics, writes İsrafil Kahraman.
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UK Tier 1 Specialist Dolfin Closes Doors in Wake of FCA Restriction Order

Dolfin Financial, which once managed GBP 1.3 billion on behalf of clients, has filed for special administration in the city’s High Court.
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UK Tier 1 Specialist Dolfin Closes Doors in Wake of FCA Restriction Order

Dolfin Financial, which once managed GBP 1.3 billion on behalf of clients, has filed for special administration in the city’s High Court.
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The Risk of Not Diversifying Your Mobility Assets is Unacceptably High

Just as Bitcoin is now widely regarded as a hedge against inflation, an alternative residence is regarded as a hedge against all manner of adverse macro events, writes Nirbhay Handa.
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The Risk of Not Diversifying Your Mobility Assets is Unacceptably High

Just as Bitcoin is now widely regarded as a hedge against inflation, an alternative residence is regarded as a hedge against all manner of adverse macro events, writes Nirbhay Handa.
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Flying Start to 2021 for Grenada CIP: Approvals Up 30% YoY in First Quarter

If Q1 figures are any guide, Grenada’s CIP is on track for a fifth consecutive record year. The share of investors choosing real estate nears historical highs.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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The Complete List of EU Citizenship by Ancestry/Descent Policies

17 countries offer EU citizenship to grandchildren, great-grandchildren, or sometimes even more distant descendants of European citizens. See our complete list and interactive map.
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National Security Law Main Motivator for Emigration: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

“Two years ago, my clients were usually men over 50 with a family, and their children were usually older than 16,” Harvey told RFA.
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National Security Law Main Motivator for Emigration: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

“Two years ago, my clients were usually men over 50 with a family, and their children were usually older than 16,” Harvey told RFA.
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National Security Law Main Motivator for Emigration: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

“Two years ago, my clients were usually men over 50 with a family, and their children were usually older than 16,” Harvey told RFA.
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National Security Law Main Motivator for Emigration: Investment Migration People in The News This Week

“Two years ago, my clients were usually men over 50 with a family, and their children were usually older than 16,” Harvey told RFA.
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Senate Rejects Grassley-Leahy Reauthorization Bill: EB-5 Regional Center Program Will Sunset Next Thursday

What many had feared has happened: The regional center program will expire next week, potentially affecting as many as 100,000 investors.
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Why Those Hoping to Design CIPs in the Pacific Are in For A Ride – Part 2

Part 2 of Michael Krakat’s series on how concepts of nationhood and citizenship are perceived differently in the South Pacific and what that means for CBI planners.
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Why Those Hoping to Design CIPs in the Pacific Are in For A Ride – Part 2

Part 2 of Michael Krakat’s series on how concepts of nationhood and citizenship are perceived differently in the South Pacific and what that means for CBI planners.
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EB-5 Min. Investment Back to US$500k as Court Vacates Modernization Rule – For Now

Following a ruling yesterday, the EB-5 Modernization Rule, which raised the program’s minimum investments in 2019, is no longer in effect. That could change quickly.
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After 21 Months, No End in Sight for MM2H Suspension – Political Turf War to Blame, Say Insiders

Despite repeated assurances of an imminent reopening, the MM2H remains inactive 21 months after its initial suspension. Insiders say politicking is to blame.
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The Cayman Islands – A Safe And Welcoming Home for High-Net-Worth Families

This article discusses factors that attract families to the Cayman Islands and why, with its unique offering in the Caribbean, this trend is set to continue.
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The Cayman Islands – A Safe And Welcoming Home for High-Net-Worth Families

This article discusses factors that attract families to the Cayman Islands and why, with its unique offering in the Caribbean, this trend is set to continue.
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1 in 4 Investment Migration Firms Say North America Is Their Fastest-Growing Market

26% of respondents in this year’s Investment Migration Executive Survey said North America was their fastest-growing source market. That’s up from 0% in 2019.
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1 in 4 Investment Migration Firms Say North America Is Their Fastest-Growing Market

26% of respondents in this year’s Investment Migration Executive Survey said North America was their fastest-growing source market. That’s up from 0% in 2019.
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“I Hate Zoom Meetings” – 10 on the Weekend: Viktorija Simulynaite

Viktorija Simulynaite, CEO of Sovereign Man, has first-hand experience with Communism and worries about “governments printing money, going into debt, and taking away freedom.”
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“I Hate Zoom Meetings” – 10 on the Weekend: Viktorija Simulynaite

Viktorija Simulynaite, CEO of Sovereign Man, has first-hand experience with Communism and worries about “governments printing money, going into debt, and taking away freedom.”
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Grassley-Leahy Bill Would Make EB-5 “An Unusable Program” – Investment Migration People in the News This Week

“The Grassley-Leahy bill would unfortunately create an unusable program,” said Angelique Brunner, CEO of EB5 Capital.
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Grassley-Leahy Bill Would Make EB-5 “An Unusable Program” – Investment Migration People in the News This Week

“The Grassley-Leahy bill would unfortunately create an unusable program,” said Angelique Brunner, CEO of EB5 Capital.
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Grassley-Leahy Bill Would Make EB-5 “An Unusable Program” – Investment Migration People in the News This Week

“The Grassley-Leahy bill would unfortunately create an unusable program,” said Angelique Brunner, CEO of EB5 Capital.
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Bulgaria Grants EU Citizenship by Descent Up to 3rd Generation: Hundreds of Thousands Qualify

If you can prove that you have a Bulgarian parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, you are eligible for citizenship in Bulgaria – and, by extension, the right to live in any of the 27 member states – thanks to a recent change to Bulgaria’s citizenship law.
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Bulgaria Grants EU Citizenship by Descent Up to 3rd Generation: Hundreds of Thousands Qualify

If you can prove that you have a Bulgarian parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, you are eligible for citizenship in Bulgaria – and, by extension, the right to live in any of the 27 member states – thanks to a recent change to Bulgaria’s citizenship law.
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Greece 2020 Golden Visa Figures Retroactively Adjusted Upward by 133%

The revision indicates that while 2020 was still a dismal year for the program, it was 133% better than previously signaled.
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Greece 2020 Golden Visa Figures Retroactively Adjusted Upward by 133%

The revision indicates that while 2020 was still a dismal year for the program, it was 133% better than previously signaled.
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How We Help The Savvy Crypto Investor Set Up Shop in St. Kitts & Nevis

If you thought El Salvador was crypto-friendly, wait until you learn what Saint Kitts & Nevis has to offer.
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Portugal Approves First EUR 250,000 “Cultural Heritage” Golden Visa as Investment Dips to Multi-Year Low

Though May was one of the Portuguese golden visa’s slowest months on record, it also saw the passing of certain milestones.
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Portugal Approves First EUR 250,000 “Cultural Heritage” Golden Visa as Investment Dips to Multi-Year Low

Though May was one of the Portuguese golden visa’s slowest months on record, it also saw the passing of certain milestones.
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Portugal Approves First EUR 250,000 “Cultural Heritage” Golden Visa as Investment Dips to Multi-Year Low

Though May was one of the Portuguese golden visa’s slowest months on record, it also saw the passing of certain milestones.
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A Summary of Investigations, Reports, and Legal Actions on Cyprus CIP So Far

As a 780-page report on the inquiry concludes more than half of naturalizations were illegal, Ahmad Abbas summarizes the Cyprus CIP debacle so far.
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A Summary of Investigations, Reports, and Legal Actions on Cyprus CIP So Far

As a 780-page report on the inquiry concludes more than half of naturalizations were illegal, Ahmad Abbas summarizes the Cyprus CIP debacle so far.
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A Summary of Investigations, Reports, and Legal Actions on Cyprus CIP So Far

As a 780-page report on the inquiry concludes more than half of naturalizations were illegal, Ahmad Abbas summarizes the Cyprus CIP debacle so far.
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Eur. Commission Makes Next Legal Move in Malta, Cyprus Infringement Procedures

The European Commission has sent a “Reasoned Opinion” to Cyprus and an “additional letter of formal notice” to Malta.
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Eur. Commission Makes Next Legal Move in Malta, Cyprus Infringement Procedures

The European Commission has sent a “Reasoned Opinion” to Cyprus and an “additional letter of formal notice” to Malta.
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Eur. Commission Makes Next Legal Move in Malta, Cyprus Infringement Procedures

The European Commission has sent a “Reasoned Opinion” to Cyprus and an “additional letter of formal notice” to Malta.
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Eur. Commission Makes Next Legal Move in Malta, Cyprus Infringement Procedures

The European Commission has sent a “Reasoned Opinion” to Cyprus and an “additional letter of formal notice” to Malta.
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Citizenship by Investment – MUCH More Than Global Mobility

Citizenship by investment used to be about mobility and plans B. In a world where governments are short on cash, however, it’s also your key to financial freedom.
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After Historic Legal Tender Move, Bukele Aims to Open BTC-Denominated Golden Visa in El Salvador

Having made Bitcoin legal tender in a sovereign state for the first time, Salvadorian President Bukele now promises permanent residency to those who invest BTC 3.
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After Historic Legal Tender Move, Bukele Aims to Open BTC-Denominated Golden Visa in El Salvador

Having made Bitcoin legal tender in a sovereign state for the first time, Salvadorian President Bukele now promises permanent residency to those who invest BTC 3.
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After Historic Legal Tender Move, Bukele Aims to Open BTC-Denominated Golden Visa in El Salvador

Having made Bitcoin legal tender in a sovereign state for the first time, Salvadorian President Bukele now promises permanent residency to those who invest BTC 3.
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Mediterranean Retirement Now “Preserve of Above-Average Wealthy” – Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Jason Porter of Blevins Franks Tammy Fahmi of Sotheby’s International Realty
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Mediterranean Retirement Now “Preserve of Above-Average Wealthy” – Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Jason Porter of Blevins Franks Tammy Fahmi of Sotheby’s International Realty
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Bahamas Amendment Lays Foundation for New Residence by Investment Program

An amendment to the country’s Immigration Act would allow the Bahamian government to specify investment amounts and types starting next month.
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How to Have Your Cake And Eat It, by Being British, But European Too

EU blues? Buyer’s remorse? Sorted. Be British. Be European too. “It is simple,” says Robin Chapman at Passports Global Ltd.
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Eur. Commission Still Mum on MEIN and Malta’s Infringement Response, Muscat Says

Six months after officially responding to letters of formal notice of infringement procedures, Malta still awaits comments from the European Commission.
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Eur. Commission Still Mum on MEIN and Malta’s Infringement Response, Muscat Says

Six months after officially responding to letters of formal notice of infringement procedures, Malta still awaits comments from the European Commission.
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A Brief Summary of the Choksi Saga So Far and Its Implications for CBI

This week has seen a flurry of updates on the Mehul Choksi story. We provide a brief summary of events until now.
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A Brief Summary of the Choksi Saga So Far and Its Implications for CBI

This week has seen a flurry of updates on the Mehul Choksi story. We provide a brief summary of events until now.
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Malta Announces New Nomad Residence Permit (NRP) Program

Malta becomes the latest country to capitalize on the growing trend of remote-workers by aiming for consumption rather than taxation.
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Malta Announces New Nomad Residence Permit (NRP) Program

Malta becomes the latest country to capitalize on the growing trend of remote-workers by aiming for consumption rather than taxation.
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Malta Announces New Nomad Residence Permit (NRP) Program

Malta becomes the latest country to capitalize on the growing trend of remote-workers by aiming for consumption rather than taxation.
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Irish IIP on the Verge of Joining Exclusive Billion-Euro Golden Visa Club

Ireland’s IIP is about to become the sixth European golden visa to raise a billion euros. We look back at how long it took Europe’s programs to raise their first billion.
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Irish IIP on the Verge of Joining Exclusive Billion-Euro Golden Visa Club

Ireland’s IIP is about to become the sixth European golden visa to raise a billion euros. We look back at how long it took Europe’s programs to raise their first billion.
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Irish IIP on the Verge of Joining Exclusive Billion-Euro Golden Visa Club

Ireland’s IIP is about to become the sixth European golden visa to raise a billion euros. We look back at how long it took Europe’s programs to raise their first billion.
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Irish IIP on the Verge of Joining Exclusive Billion-Euro Golden Visa Club

Ireland’s IIP is about to become the sixth European golden visa to raise a billion euros. We look back at how long it took Europe’s programs to raise their first billion.
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Irish IIP on the Verge of Joining Exclusive Billion-Euro Golden Visa Club

Ireland’s IIP is about to become the sixth European golden visa to raise a billion euros. We look back at how long it took Europe’s programs to raise their first billion.
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Crypto-Investors Must Get Over “Fantasy That They Are Not Going to Pay Taxes”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Alexander Shatalov of Savills Russia Nirbhay Handa of Henley & Partners
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Crypto-Investors Must Get Over “Fantasy That They Are Not Going to Pay Taxes”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Alexander Shatalov of Savills Russia Nirbhay Handa of Henley & Partners
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Crypto-Investors Must Get Over “Fantasy That They Are Not Going to Pay Taxes”: Investment Migration People in the News This Week

Investment migration people in the news this week include: Alexander Shatalov of Savills Russia Nirbhay Handa of Henley & Partners
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Concerned About Lack of New Developments in Istanbul: 10 on the Weekend – İsrafil Kahraman

İsrafil Kahraman is full of admiration for Sam Bayat, worries about the lack of new developments in Istanbul, and says he stops by the office seven days a week.
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Remote-Work Adaptations Likely to Outlast Pandemic Say Industry Executives

Investment migration after COVID: Business travel and live conference participation will return, but not to pre-pandemic levels, according to survey respondents.
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American Interest in UK Investor Visas Continues to Grow – 1 in 4 Iranians Rejected

More than one in four Iranians, 22% of Pakistanis, 16% of Indians, and 13% of Egyptians have historically been turned away. No Brazilians have ever been rejected.
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American Interest in UK Investor Visas Continues to Grow – 1 in 4 Iranians Rejected

More than one in four Iranians, 22% of Pakistanis, 16% of Indians, and 13% of Egyptians have historically been turned away. No Brazilians have ever been rejected.
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Get PR in Panama With Clear Path to Citizenship by Investing in Income-Generating Agricultural Property

Invest in productive agricultural assets with pre-existing demand, distribution channels, and predictable yields and get your Panama permanent residency.
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Get PR in Panama with Clear Path to Citizenship by Investing in Agrorismo

Invest in the first Panama Eco Community with a Passion for Sustainable Living.
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Warren Newfield Responds to PM Mitchell’s Claims in Exclusive Interview With IMI

In an IMI exclusive, Warren Newfield answers questions about whether his resignation was preemptive, if he has the capital necessary to finish the project, why project completion has been delayed several times, and much more.
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An Overview of Panama’s New Qualified Investor PR Program

A US$300,000 investment leading to permanent residency in a matter of weeks, and citizenship in 1-5 years, depending on nationality.
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An Overview of Panama’s New Qualified Investor PR Program

A US$300,000 investment leading to permanent residency in a matter of weeks, and citizenship in 1-5 years, depending on nationality.
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An Overview of Panama’s New Qualified Investor PR Program

A US$300,000 investment leading to permanent residency in a matter of weeks, and citizenship in 1-5 years, depending on nationality.
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An Overview of Panama’s New Qualified Investor PR Program

A US$300,000 investment leading to permanent residency in a matter of weeks, and citizenship in 1-5 years, depending on nationality.
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COVID, Ultimately, Benefited Investment Migration Industry, 2021 IM Executive Survey Responses Show

Following the initial shock in spring 2020 that sent inquiry volumes plummeting worldwide, investment migration has emerged from the pandemic stronger than ever.
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Grenada Ambassador and CBI Developer Resigns Over “Anti-Business” Policies – Govt. Responds With Counter-Allegations

CBI-developer Warren Newfield says Grenada’s government has become “anti-business”. The government responds with allegations of its own.
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Grenada Ambassador and CBI Developer Resigns Over “Anti-Business” Policies – Govt. Responds With Counter-Allegations

CBI-developer Warren Newfield says Grenada’s government has become “anti-business”. The government responds with allegations of its own.
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Canada: Forget the Startup Visa – Focus on Regional Pilots

From real estate to bonds and shares, global investors are spoilt for choice when it comes to investing in residencies. Except in Canada.
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Canada: Forget the Startup Visa – Focus on Regional Pilots

From real estate to bonds and shares, global investors are spoilt for choice when it comes to investing in residencies. Except in Canada.
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Czechia: Hidden Citizenship-by-Descent Gem? New Data Suggests So

For the purposes of Czech Section 31(3), investment migration professionals should screen clients who may have Central European ancestry, writes Parviz Malakouti and Samuel Durovcik.
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Czechia: Hidden Citizenship-by-Descent Gem? New Data Suggests So

For the purposes of Czech Section 31(3), investment migration professionals should screen clients who may have Central European ancestry, writes Parviz Malakouti and Samuel Durovcik.
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Australia to Raise Investor Visa Min. Investment by Another Million From July

The total investment amount for the Investor Visa will rise from AUD 1.5 to AUD 2.5 million on July 1st.
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Australia to Raise Investor Visa Min. Investment by Another Million From July

The total investment amount for the Investor Visa will rise from AUD 1.5 to AUD 2.5 million on July 1st.
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Why There’s Still Opposition to EB-5 Reauthorization That Addresses Integrity and Reform

Aaron L. Grau, Executive Director of IIUSA, asks why “opposition continues to mysteriously fester” regarding EB-5 program reform.
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Why There’s Still Opposition to EB-5 Reauthorization That Addresses Integrity and Reform

Aaron L. Grau, Executive Director of IIUSA, asks why “opposition continues to mysteriously fester” regarding EB-5 program reform.
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Last Call For Porto: 4 Essential Things to Keep In Mind Before Golden Visa Changes Kick In

While Portuguese golden visas get all the attention, the investment itself can be equally life-altering. If you choose the right one, that is.
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Romanian Parliament Considers Digital Nomad Visa Legislation

Digital nomads who own or are employees of a company outside Romania could qualify by demonstrating a monthly income of just EUR 1,100.
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Romanian Parliament Considers Digital Nomad Visa Legislation

Digital nomads who own or are employees of a company outside Romania could qualify by demonstrating a monthly income of just EUR 1,100.
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Cyprus Prosecutor Opens Criminal Investigation of Unnamed CBI-Advisors

The accused reportedly face 37 distinct charges, based on the findings of a specialized government panel tasked with investigating the now-defunct program.
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From Laggard to Best-in-Class in Two Years: The Saint Lucia CIU’s Remarkable Comeback

In our annual survey, industry executives identified the Saint Lucia CIU as the most efficient processing unit last year. CIU-boss Nestor Alfred shares details of the turnaround operation in this interview.
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Biden Admin. Breathes New Life into International Entrepreneur Program

The White House plans to market the International Entrepreneur Rule, which allows foreign founders to work in the US for up to five years.
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Biden Admin. Breathes New Life into International Entrepreneur Program

The White House plans to market the International Entrepreneur Rule, which allows foreign founders to work in the US for up to five years.
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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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“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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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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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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