Investment Migration Nearly a US$20 Billion-a-Year Industry Estimates Chris Kälin

“The investment migration industry will soon reach US$ 20 billion annually,” says Dr. Christian Kälin, CEO and Chairman of Henley & Partners, the man widely regarded as the architect of the modern citizenship-by-investment industry, dubbed by Bloomberg as “the Passport King” and by others as “Mr. Citizenship”. “Depending on how you calculate it, of course, citizenship-by-investment

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Harvey Law Takes 20% Stake in Range’s New Six Senses CBI-Development

Press release via Harvey Law Group: Phnom Penh – May 28, 2018 Harvey Law Group (HLG), one of Asia’s leading legal firms focusing on investment immigration and mobility, announced that one of its portfolio companies has acquired nearly 20% of the inventory in the newly launched Six Senses St. Kitts being developed by Range Developments

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Range-Boss Asaria Dispels Fake News Regarding Arrest in China

Yesterday, a news outlet based in the Caribbean published a story claiming Mohammed Asaria – founder of Range Developments, the developer of Park Hyatt Saint Kitts, the Cabrits Resort in Dominica, as well as the Six Senses Saint Kitts – had been arrested and detained in China on suspicion of illegal fundraising. Range Developments have

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Saint Kitts CIU-Boss’ Walks Us Through His Due Diligence Process Step by Step

During February’s recording of the upcoming documentary series Caribbean Citizenship by Investment, we recorded an interview with Les Khan, head of the Saint Kitts & Nevis Citizenship by Investment Unit, in which he walked us through the multi-layered due diligence procedures to which he subjects applicants to the country’s Citizenship by Investment Programme. Don’t miss

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OECS PMs To Sign MoU on CIP Cooperation – “No Race to the Bottom” Says Skerrit

Just hours before we were scheduled to meet Prime Minister Skerrit for an interview in his office in Roseau, Dominica, word reached us that the PMs of the Caribbean CIP-countries are moving toward signing a Memorandum of Understanding on closer cooperation between the Citizenship by Investment Units on matters related to information sharing as well

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CNN Names Park Hyatt Saint Kitts No. 1 New Hotel in Caribbean

Investment Migration Insider is spending this week and next crisscrossing the Caribbean as part of our work on an upcoming documentary series about the region’s five citizenship by investment programs (stay tuned). We ask our regular readers to forgive the irregular and somewhat reduced reporting volume during this period. Just as we are visiting the Park

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4 Ways Caribbean Politicians Are a Threat to the Citizenship by Investment Industry

Opinion of the editor The short-sighted self-interest and slow reaction times of Caribbean politicians are a menace to citizenship by investment programs in the region. Below, I’ve listed four ways (there are plenty more) in which political leaders in the West Indies are jeopardizing a sector of the economy that has become their bread and butter. 1.

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Saint Kitts PM Strikes Back at Critics of SKNCIP Hurricane-Discount

In its first official statement on the matter, the Harris administration defends its decision to reduce the contribution requirement for Saint Kitts & Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment Programme, a move roundly criticized by, among others, opposition politician Denzil Douglas. The Harris administration are now calling out Douglas for “shamelessly attempt[ing] to sully the country’s image

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Chinese-Kittitian fugitive Ren Biao willing to return to China, but “not in handcuffs”

Ren Biao, a dual national of China and Saint Kitts who stands accused of fraudulently obtaining some US$100 million, has declared his willingness to return to his native country to face a trial, according to his lawyer. Mr Ren, together with his wife and son, received citizenship in Saint Kitts in 2013 and became the

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