Speaking to IMI in Davos last month, newly appointed CEO of Henley & Partners, Jürg Steffen, said he was optimistic about the industry’s future growth but that increased regulation would bring about an environment in which smaller firms will struggle to survive.
ILPESponsor Real estate in Singapore, Madrid, and Tokyo has increased in price by more than 10% and demand keeps rising.
Christian NesheimEditor Having lowered the minimum investment requirement for its citizenship by investment program in 2016, from €2.5 million to
The list of firms applying for intermediary status in Montenegro includes many familiar names, some newcomers, and several surprises.
IDLF is an asset-backed mutualized debt fund which offers a very secure option for investors seeking to access the Irish Investor Visa Programme.
An insider familiar with the process says he believes the government will end up selecting on four or five big international firms.
After suffering teething pains for the better part of 2016, the Caribbean’s youngest citizenship by investment program – the Saint Lucia CIP – has found its bearings and is finally putting the processing pedal to the metal.
In perhaps the most thorough response yet to the European Commission’s report, the Future Citizen Institute takes the Commission to task for producing a sloppy report.
Stakeholder input requested ahead of UK government reforms of the Tier 1 Investor Visa program.
Should each month in 2019 be as good as January, Portugal would see its own annual records for both investment and visas issued surpassed by some 24%
“If any involvement is found I can be brought before a court or even step down,” said the president about accusations he described as “exaggerated if not duplicitous”.
Malta is dipping into its €400 million reserves of funds raised through the country’s citizenship by investment program to pay for social housing.
Brussels is answering the IMC’s calls. The association says it has held a series of meetings with European officials, and taken part in a European Parliament debate.
Cyprus’ CIP Has More Agents Than All Others Combined, But Saint Kitts Has Twice as Many on Per Capita Basis
With 562 registered service providers, the Cypriot CIP has more accredited agents than all other citizenship by investment programs combined, but walk past a thousand Kittitians on the street and you’ll run into at least one licensee.
The new escrow law will make developer payouts contingent on construction milestones.
What Difference Does a Citizenship Program Make? Comparison of CIPs’ Contribution to GDP and Govt. Revenue
What is the relative contribution of citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) to their respective economies and governments? We’ve looked at the numbers.
King Tai, Commercial Director of Beacon, shares his thoughts on how the MENA and India RCBI-markets compare to those of other regions and discusses which idiosyncratic challenges these regions present to investment migration professionals.
Cryptocurrency will be “very important” for overcoming banking issues, lack of progress on harmonization may be due to inertia, and new CIP competition from Europe is ultimately a good thing, Prime Minister Gaston Browne of Antigua & Barbuda told Investment Migration Insider in Davos.
Income from citizenship by investment in Vanuatu more than doubled in 2018 and now accounts for a third of overall government revenue.
Application volume for Antigua & Barbuda’s CIP have not merely recovered; 2018 has been, by far, the best year on record.