Which countries have the most popular programs?

In terms of sheer applicant numbers, the leading citizenship by investment programs are currently (August 2018) Dominica and Saint Kitts and Nevis in the Caribbean, and Malta and Cyprus in Europe.

The leading residence programs are the United States EB-5 program, the Greek and Portuguese golden visa programs in Europe, and the Malaysia MM2H program in Asia.

For up-to-date statistics on application and investment volumes, see our Data Center.