Tier-1 Investor Visa: 6,300 Cases Under Review Over Legal Source of Funds

Tier-1 Investor Visa: 6,300 Cases Under Review Over Legal Source of Funds

As a part of ongoing reforms in the Tier-1 Investor visa program, the UK has decided to review more than 6,300 visas issued to investors between June 2008 and April 2015.  This move comes amidst recent controversies that forced Cyprus to suspend its citizenship by investment program and Malta to crackdown on violations of physical…

Is the Worst Over? UK Likely to Witness 2021 Revival in Tier-1 Investor Visa Demand

Is the Worst Over? UK Likely to Witness 2021 Revival in Tier-1 Investor Visa Demand

The UK Tier-1 Investor visa ranks among the world’s most expensive investment immigration programs. Investors must deploy £2 million to £10 million for two to five years to qualify for indefinite leave to remain the UK. Despite the high price tag, the UK golden visa program was very popular among the global elite.  Entrepreneurs and…

Irish IIP to Gain as the Only Investment Immigration Program Linking the UK and the EU

Irish IIP to Gain as the Only Investment Immigration Program Linking the UK and the EU

Brexit is a done deal after prolonged negotiations between the EU and the UK, and the biggest gainer could be Ireland’s Immigrant Investor Program.   Under the Schengen Agreement, all citizens and residents of member nations enjoyed visa-free travel privileges within the EU. This meant they can study, work, or settle in another EU country…

BRICS Demand Helps UK Tier-1 Investor Visa Shrug Off Brexit Blues

BRICS Demand Helps UK Tier-1 Investor Visa Shrug Off Brexit Blues

Political stability, predictable economic policies, and increased economic cooperation with other countries – Brexit negated all that made it a popular destination for foreign investors.  Even so,  UK Tier-1 Investor Visa data shows a clear and marked surge in demand among wealthy investors from the BRICS nations: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Between…