Ultra Wealthy Buying Homes As ‘Opportunity Gateways’ For Investment Diversification And Citizenship Or Foreign Residency

August 19th, 2015|

A growing number of ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals view homes as ‘opportunity gateways’, driving buying decisions that are based on potential opportunities from owning these luxury residential properties, according to the latest study by Wealth-X and the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand released today.

The UHNW Luxury Real Estate Report: Homes As Opportunity Gateways reveals […]

Brits seeking second passports

August 19th, 2015|

Across Europe, Britons have been wrong-footed by the sudden lurch closer to EU exit. The Guardian spoke to Brits in five European countries about action they are taking to ensure Euroscepticism doesn’t ruin their lives.

Sweden
Aiden Macfarlane is living the Swedish dream. His detached house on the holiday island of Gotland cost less than £100,000 and […]

Citizenship for Sale: How to Buy a Second Passport

August 5th, 2015|

June 3 (Bloomberg) — If national monogamy isn’t quite your thing, purchasing a second passport just got a whole lot easier. Cash-strapped countries are getting into the market-three in just the past year. So those wishing to be bi-national for legal or nefarious reasons can easily buy their way into a new nationality.

How Many Passports Has St. Kitts Nevis Sold?

August 5th, 2015|

Just how many passports did the St. Kitts-Nevis government sell over the years and to whom?

That is the question Team Unity supporter and former government minister Dwyer Astaphan is posing to the new government.

“If the Team Unity Government is serious about transparency and accountability, will we have to wait much longer to get a full […]

This Swiss Lawyer Is Helping Governments Get Rich Off Selling Passports

August 5th, 2015|

Christian Kalin’s business is showing poor countries they have at least one resource worth selling: citizenship.

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In 2006, the tiny Caribbean state of St. Kitts and Nevis was in deep trouble. Its sugar plantations had closed a year earlier, gang violence had given it the dubious distinction of having one of the world’s highest murder […]

The worlds super rich are seeking second citizenship in these eight countries

August 4th, 2015|

The world’s wealthy and super-rich are increasingly on the hunt for second passports as they seek to protect their wealth, optimize their children’s education and move to countries with open border policies and greater economic and political stability.
A report from New World Wealth reveals the top eight countries that have become popular second citizenship destinations […]