WATCH: Caribbean Citizenship by Investment – Episode 5: Saint Lucia

Episode 5 of the documentary series Caribbean Citizenship by Investment, the first-ever documentary on all five citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) in the Caribbean, is now available. In the series, we visit each country to learn more about the respective citizenship by investment programs and life on the ground on the islands. The fifth episode covers

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Asaria Speaks Out: “We Put All This Fake News Behind Us” and “Let Our Projects do The Talking”

Speaking to Investment Migration Insider during this week’s Investment Migration Forum in Geneva, Mohammed Asaria, founder of Range Developments, adopted a decidedly sanguine attitude toward recent malevolent attacks on his firm’s reputation. “It was very surprising to me that I had been purportedly detained in China when I was in Geneva […] It’s a shame

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WATCH: Caribbean Citizenship by Investment – Episode 4: Dominica

Episode 4 of the documentary series Caribbean Citizenship by Investment, the first-ever documentary on all five citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) in the Caribbean, is now available. In the series, we visit each country to learn more about the respective citizenship by investment programs and life on the ground on the islands. The fourth episode covers

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WATCH: Caribbean Citizenship by Investment – Episode 2: Grenada

Episode 2 of the documentary series Caribbean Citizenship by Investment, the first-ever documentary on all five citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) in the Caribbean, is now available. In the series, we visit each country to learn more about the respective citizenship by investment programs and life on the ground on the islands. The second episode covers

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WATCH: Caribbean Citizenship by Investment – Episode 1: Saint Kitts & Nevis

Episode 1 of the documentary series Caribbean Citizenship by Investment, the first-ever documentary on all five citizenship by investment programs (CIPs) in the Caribbean, is now available. In the series, we visit each country to learn more about the respective citizenship by investment programs and life on the ground on the islands. The first episode covers

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(Preview) Caribbean Citizenship by Investment – The Documentary Series

This is a preview of the upcoming “Caribbean Citizenship by Investment”, a five-part documentary series exploring the CBI-programs of Antigua & Barbuda, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Dominica, Saint Lucia, and Grenada. To make sure you don’t miss the release later this spring, subscribe to our newsletter below, or follow us on Linkedin, Facebook, and Twitter.

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Interview: New Head of Saint Lucia CIU – Caribbean Leaders “Extremely Concerned” About Correspondent Banking

Saint Lucia CIU-head Nestor Alfred speaks to Investment Migration Insider on the correspondent banking issue, how CIP-harmonization is progressing, and how he thinks Saint Lucia can gain market share quickly. Our readers are the best-informed professionals in the investment migration industry. We keep an eye on everything that moves in the CBI and RBI industry so

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Bruno L’ecuyer on the Investment Migration Council’s China-expansion plans

IMC-head L’ecuyer talks about the IMC’s upcoming China-office and how he determines which Chinese firms he invites to join the organization. Stay in the loop! Get a weekly summary. We keep an eye on everything that moves in the CBI and RBI industry so you don’t have to. Once a week, we’ll send you a

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Brexit is perfect chance to lobby for UK Tier 1 enhancements: Mishcon’s Patsalos and Shard’s Yazdi

Shard Capital’s Farzin Yazdi and Mishcon de Reya’s Maria Patsalos on why Brexit didn’t trim Tier 1 Investor Visa demand but accelerated it instead, and why Britain’s divorce from the EU is a golden opportunity to lobby the UK government for changes to make the program more attractive. Stay in the loop! We keep an

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Micha Emmett on the hurdles new CIPs face and how countries can avoid CIP-dependence

CEO of CS Global, Micha-Rose Emmett, sat down with Investment Migration Insider in Singapore to talk about the challenges with which every new citizenship by investment program must contend, what the barriers to entry in the CIP-market are, and how small economies can avoid becoming reliant on their programs for growth. Stay in the loop!

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Ministers exert ” a lot of political pressure” on certain Caribbean CIUs says SKN CIU-head Les Khan.

Les Khan speaks to Investment Migration Insider about the political pressure experienced by some CIU-heads and reveals important details about the new Saint Kitts & Nevis residence program. The above video is an excerpt. View the full interview here

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“Don’t step on others’ territory…or you’ll get punished” – Larry Wang on CIP/RBI firms entering China

Larry Wang, president and founder of Well Trend, one of China’s largest immigration companies, sat down with Investment Migration Insider to talk about the common mistakes international investment migration companies make when attempting to penetrate the Chinese market, which strategies they can adopt to successfully partner with Chinese agents, and whether there’s a chance Beijing

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Chris Kälin talks to Investment Migration Insider: “Citizenship is like club membership; it has a price”

“Passport King” Christian Kälin sat down with Investment Migration Insider to talk about his appearance on 60 Minutes, the future of the CIP-industry and how the concept of citizenship is changing. Watch the full interview here

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“Significant changes” coming for Malta Residence Programme says MRVP-chief Roderick Cutajar

In an exclusive interview with Investment Migration Insider, Roderick Cutajar – CEO of Malta Residence Visa Agency, the government body that administers the Malta Residence Visa Programme (MRVP) – discusses upcoming policy changes, shares some important lessons he’s learned marketing the MRVP in China, dispels the myths about the program and answers FAQs. Cutajar also

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“Discussions taking place” to turn Caribbean CIPs into one says Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister

This below video is an excerpt of Investment Migration Insider’s interview with Prime Minister Allen Chastanet in Geneva, in which he discussed the upcoming changes to the Saint Lucia CIP, his plans to turn Castries in a “Monaco of the Caribbean” by introducing the Headquarters Act and a new residence program, as well as why

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PM of Saint Lucia on why Caribbean should cooperate on CIPs – Full interview

Investment Migration Insider caught up with Prime Minister Allen Chastanet in Geneva to discuss upcoming changes to the Saint Lucia CIP, his plans to turn Castries in a “Monaco of the Caribbean” by introducing the Headquarters Act and a new residence program, as well as why he believes the Caribbean citizenship by investment programs should

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EB-5 investment requirement could triple as soon as this summer says Chairman of AILA EB-5 Committee

In this preview from Investment Migration Insider’s video series Investment Migration Influencers, Ron Klasko – founding partner of Klasko Immigration Law Partners and Chairman of the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s EB-5 Committee – explains why this will be the year EB-5 investment requirements finally increase. “Chances are very good we will see some significant changes

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Tory win implies Hard Brexit says law firm behind Article 50 Supreme Court challenge

Speaking yesterday to Investment Migration Insider, Maria Patsalos – one of Britain’s foremost experts on immigration law and partner of Mishcon de Reya LLP, the London-based law firm that recently represented Gina Miller in the high-profile UK Supreme Court case which ruled that Theresa May’s government may not initiate Brexit proceedings without a prior act

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