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The IMI
Program Pages

IMI is home to the world’s most comprehensive collection of capital-based migration program pages, which run the whole gamut from well-known CIPs to obscure startup visas. If you find that any of the information on our program pages is incorrect, please email the editor directly at cn@imidaily.com.

Direct Citizenship Programs
Programs that offer citizenship within months in exchange for investments or donations, with minor/no physical presence requirements.

Semi-Direct Citizenship Programs
Programs that offer citizenship in exchange for investments following a 1-2 year period, with minor/no physical presence requirements.

Golden Visa Programs
Programs that offer residence permits within months in exchange for passive investments, with limited physical presence requirements.

Independent Means Visas
Programs that offer residence permits within months to those who can demonstrate income or personal wealth above a certain level, usually requiring that the holder not take up employment locally.

Active Investor Visas
Programs that offer residence permits within months to those who physically relocate to start and/or run a business. Startup and entrepreneur visas fall under this category.

Citizenship by Descent Policies
Policies that offer citizenship to the grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and sometimes even more distant descendants of European ancestors.

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See our pre-filtered program selections to find IM programs best suited to your needs, such as “Citizenship in 3 years or fewer, for $50,000 or less” or “PR in three years or fewer for $30,000 or less”.

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Direct Citizenship Programs

Programs that offer citizenship within months in exchange for investments or donations, with minor/no physical presence requirements.

Semi-Direct Citizenship Programs

Programs that offer citizenship in exchange for investments following a 1-2 year period, with minor/no physical presence requirements.

Active Investor Visas

Programs that offer residence permits within months to those who physically relocate to start and/or run a business. Startup and entrepreneur visas fall under this category.

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