The Cyprus Citizenship-by-Investment Program provides one of the fastest and most efficient gateways to the EU. The minimum financial requirement is EUR 2 million and the application process can be completed and passports issued in as little as six months.
The Malta Individual Investor Program is the world’s leading citizenship program. The minimum contribution for a Maltese passport is EUR 1 million and it offers safety and security by providing a better quality of life and the right to live, work, and study in all EU member states.
Antigua and Barbuda offers one of the most competitive citizenship programs in the Caribbean. Options start from USD 100,000 and citizens of Antigua and Barbuda have visa-free access to 149 countries, including top business and lifestyle destinations.
Austria has one of the world’s strongest passports providing its holders with visa-free access to 186 countries worldwide, along with settlement rights in all EU member states. Options for obtaining Austrian citizenship start from EUR 8 million.
Grenada has the only Caribbean citizenship program that offers successful applicants with visa-free access to China. With options starting from USD 150,000, the Grenadian Citizenship-by-Investment Program provides a great balance between the benefits it provides and the required financial contribution.
The Moldova Citizenship-by-Investment Program is the latest and most competitively priced European program and provides access to 121 destinations, including not only the countries of Europe’s Schengen Area, but also Russia, making it the first and only program of its kind in this regard. The minimum contribution for a single applicant is EUR 100,000 and passports can be issued in as little as three months.
St. Kitts and Nevis has one of the strongest passports among all the Caribbean citizenship programs. Options start from USD 150,000 and the St. Kitts and Nevis Citizenship-by-Investment Program provides visa-free access to 151 countries.
The St. Lucia Citizenship-by-Investment Program offers increased global mobility and opportunity by providing visa-free access to 142 countries around the world. Prices start from USD 100,000 and passports can be acquired in as little as four months.