Benefits of a Second Passport and why you should have one

January 9th, 2016|

Benefits of a Second Passport

Travel restrictions: Investors or entrepreneurs who need to travel frequently travel without visa restrictions.
Political & economic contingency: A contingency plan in case the political climate worsens in your home country
Diversify assets in different locations: Own assets in different geographic locations to diversify your wealth.
Better travel opportunities & more flexibility: Travel between countries which are facing rivalries […]

Passport for sale: Instability in the Middle East leaves many seeking second citizenship

September 7th, 2015|

How much is a passport worth? People can secure the rights to live in another country through a growing trade in ‘economic citizenship’ around the world, and much of that demand is from the Middle East.
“Rana” and her family have never set foot in the Commonwealth of Dominica, but they can legitimately claim citizenship of […]

St Lucia to Emulate Four Other Caribbean Nations to Offer Citizenship by Investment

September 7th, 2015|

Following the success of the citizenship by investment programmes of St Kitts and Nevis and Dominica, and the younger programmes of Grenada and Antigua and Barbuda, St Lucia has seized the opportunity to establish its own economic citizenship programme. Only last week, the Senate of St Lucia approved the nation’s first Citizenship by Investment Bill, […]

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.


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 […]