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2 Aug, 2017
  • JUly RCBJ Featured

Going Local: Bringing the Message of EB-5 to the People it Impacts the Most

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Government Affairs, Research / Analysis, State / Local|

by Ashley Sanislo Casey, IIUSA Associate Director of Advocacy Over the last 2 and a half years, most of the conversations within the EB-5 Regional Center industry have centered around advocacy for reform and reauthorization, in one form or another, [...]

27 Jul, 2017
  • JUly RCBJ Featured

“Stepping up to the Plate: How Promoting Advantages of EB-5 Helps U.S. Remain Competitive in Global Market”

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

by Peter D. Joseph, IIUSA Executive Director The benefits of foreign direct investment (FDI) to the U.S. economy are generally well-known and appreciated by the American public. It is understood that new investments lead to economic development opportunities and robust [...]

25 Jul, 2017
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Been to the IIUSA Data Dashboard? Explore Today!

July 25th, 2017|Categories: Benefits, Economic Impact, Membership, Research / Analysis|

The IIUSA Data Dashboard is your one stop shop for all of the most important EB-5 statistics including processing times and statistics for I-526/I-829 petitions and I-924 applications, historic data on the EB-5 Program including total FDI contributed, now almost [...]

15 May, 2017
  • Facts Featured

Let’s Get the Facts Straight: Educating the Public that #EB5isWorking & Ready for Reform

May 15th, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Government Affairs, Membership, Research / Analysis, Targeted Employed Areas (TEA)|

As the national membership-based not-for-profit trade association of the EB-5 Regional Center Program we want to remind our members and industry stakeholders of the important role you can play in promoting local success stories of your own to highlight how [...]

17 Feb, 2017
  • Regional-Center-Business-Journal

Regional Center Business Journal Sneak Peak: “Annual Data Update to RIMS II Multipliers”

February 17th, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

Updated RIMS II multipliers were released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (“BEA”) in December 2016. The new multipliers replace the prior multipliers released in September 2015 – which, as we discussed early last year, introduced several important revisions to [...]

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 [...]

11 Jan, 2017
  • Commerce Reprot Featured

EB-5 Created Nearly 170,000 jobs with $16.4 Billion in Investments According to New Department of Commerce Report

January 11th, 2017|Categories: Economic Impact, Government Affairs, Research / Analysis|

After its long awaited release, the Economics & Statistics Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s economic impact study on the EB-5 Program was released on January 10, 2017. The document, available here, examines the economic impact of the EB-5 [...]

30 Dec, 2016
  • USCIS Extends Idea Community Deadline

New RIMS II Multipliers are Available

December 30th, 2016|Categories: Economic Impact, Research / Analysis|

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) announced that updated multipliers from the Regional Input-Output Modeling System (RIMS II) are now available. The updated RIMS II multipliers are based off the 2007 national benchmark input-output data and 2015 regional data. [...]

25 Nov, 2016
  • News Featured

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 [...]

1 Nov, 2016
  • Research-&-Analysis

IIUSA Executive Director Featured in New Edition of EB-5 Investors Magazine

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Economic Impact, Government Affairs, Research / Analysis|

EB-5 Regional Centers: An Indispensable Economic Development Tool in the 21st Century by Peter D. Joseph , IIUSA Executive Director Published 10/25/16 in EB5 Investors Magazine  Last week IIUSA Executive Director, Peter D. Joseph, had his article on the important [...]