HNWIs spark 45% jump in requests for second passports

HNWIs spark 45% jump in requests for second passports

A second passport or permanent overseas residency is now the ultimate luxury item for high-net-worth individuals, according to figures from UAE-headquartered deVere Group. The comments from Nigel Green, the firm's CEO, come as his company reports a 45% year-on-year jump in enquiries from individuals across the globe who are seeking citizenship and/or residency outside their country of origin.  Green observed: "Wealthy individuals around the world are now increasingly considering investi...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.