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EB-5 Regional Center Industry News & Analysis

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8 May, 2017
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IIUSA Elects New Leadership to Board of Directors

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Alerts, Membership, Press Releases|

EB-5 Industry’s Trade Association Elects Four New Members of Board of Directors to Continue Advocating for Permanent Reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Program Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the non-profit trade association of the EB-5 Regional Center industry, elected [...]

20 Apr, 2017
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Press Release: IIUSA Publishes First-Ever Comparative Analysis Report on EB-5 TEA Policy Reform

April 20th, 2017|Categories: Congress, Government Affairs, Press Releases, Targeted Employed Areas (TEA)|

EB-5 Industry’s First Comprehensive Analysis of Targeted Employment Area Reform Proposals Seeks to Educate and Inform Policy Discussions Earlier this month, Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the non-profit trade association of the EB-5 Regional Center industry, published the industry’s first-ever [...]

1 Mar, 2017
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RCBJ Spotlight: “Telling the Stories of Local Community Impact of the EB-5 Regional Center Program”

March 1st, 2017|Categories: Media Coverage|

By: Ashley Sanislo Casey, IIUSA Associate Director of Advocacy One of IIUSA’s primary goals as the EB-5 industry trade association is to increase positive news stories about EB-5 Regional Center Program to counteract the many negative ones. As practitioners and [...]

25 Jan, 2017
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IIUSA Statement on S. 232, Legislation to Repeal EB-5 Regional Center Program

January 25th, 2017|Categories: Congress, Press Room, Statements|

IIUSA opposes S.232 in the strongest possible terms. The measure would repeal the EB-5 Regional Center Program resulting in an immediate loss of an estimated 220,000 local jobs and $11 Billion in community investment and infrastructure across the country. Instead we urge Congress [...]

16 Jan, 2017
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EB-5 Video Vault Now Live of IIUSA.org

January 16th, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Media Coverage, Research / Analysis|

IIUSA is proud to announce the launch an EB-5 Video Vault on IIUSA.org. The videos from around the country help bring to life the EB-5 Program and highlight many of the projects that have utilized EB-5 investments to create American [...]

25 Nov, 2016
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EB-5 Media Coverage Highlights Benefits to Communities

November 25th, 2016|Categories: Economic Impact, Media Coverage|

Earlier this month, two IIUSA Regional Center members were the subjects of empowering stories in their local media showing the benefits of EB-5 on their communities. If not for EB-5, these projects may very well have not been possible, but [...]

17 Nov, 2016
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IIUSA Signs Letter with EB-5 Industry Stakeholder Groups Urging for Program Reauthorization During Lame Duck Session

November 17th, 2016|Categories: Congress, Government Affairs, Press Room|

November 15, 2016 Letter to Members of Congress from the EB-5 Industry Dear Congressional Leaders and Judiciary Chairmen and Ranking Members: Our organizations remain committed in supporting Congress to reauthorize and reform the EB-5 “regional center” investment and job creation [...]

19 Oct, 2016
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IIUSA Wraps Up its Successful 6th Annual EB-5 Industry Forum in Los Angeles, CA

October 19th, 2016|Categories: Conferences, Events, Press Releases|

The industry’s premier EB-5 conference for education and business development provides timely learning and networking opportunities Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the national not-for-profit industry trade association for the EB-5 Regional Center Program (the “Program”), held its 6th Annual EB-5 Industry Forum [...]

7 Oct, 2016
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IIUSA Statement on Reauthorization of EB-5 as Part of Continuing Resolution

October 7th, 2016|Categories: Congress, Government Affairs, Statements|

Earlier this week, a report from the Congressional Research Service (CRS) surfaced that called into question the reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Program (the "Program") through the continuing resolution (CR) signed into law on September 29. IIUSA quickly made [...]

29 Sep, 2016
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Press Release: Continuing Resolution Reauthorizes the EB-5 Program through December 9th

September 29th, 2016|Categories: Government Affairs, Press Releases|

The Continuing Resolution (CR) signed by President Barack Obama today extends authorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Program through December 9. The funding measure, passed both House and Senate earlier this week, takes effect immediately. “We are pleased that lawmakers [...]