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EB-5 Regional Center Industry News & Analysis

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21 Jul, 2017
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IIUSA Regional Center Business Journal Now Available Online and Coming to a Mailbox Near You!

July 21st, 2017|Categories: Government Affairs, Membership, Press Room, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

IIUSA is pleased to announced that the The 2017 Q2 Issue of the Regional Center Business Journal ( "RCBJ”) is now available online! This edition of the Journal highlights both the evolution of the legislative process surrounding the EB-5 Regional Center [...]

21 Jun, 2017
  • RCBJ

Regional Center Business Journal Sneak Peak: “USCIS Compliance Audits – Preparing Regional Centers for the First Wave”

June 21st, 2017|Categories: Government Affairs, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|

Regional Center Compliance Audits On March 20, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the launch of the EB-5 Regional Center Compliance Audit Program. The program was characterized as an additional way to enhance EB-5 program integrity and verify [...]

8 Jun, 2017
  • RCBJ March 2017

“Stop in Wyoming on the Way to America: The Use of Wyoming Trust Structures to Administer EB-5 Investment Funds Pending Removal of Conditions”

June 8th, 2017|Categories: Financial Services, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

by Amy Staehr, Partner, Long Reimer Winegar Beppler LLP; Aaron Lyttle, Associate, Long Reimer Winegar Beppler LLP; and Robert Cornish, Partner, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program has enabled a steady influx of new [...]

7 Jun, 2017
  • RCBJ

Last Chance to Secure your Advertisement in Upcoming Regional Center Business Journal

June 7th, 2017|Categories: Membership, Regional Center Business Journal|

Later this month, IUSA will publish its next issue of the Regional Center Business Journal (RCBJ) which will once again feature critical news, in-depth analysis and strategic market insights from experts across the EB-5 industry. For a limited time IIUSA [...]

2 Jun, 2017
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“The U.S. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card Program”

June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

By Spencer McGrath-Agg, Attorney, Boundary Bay Law, PLLC After brief correspondence with a colleague who travels to China frequently, it became apparent that the U.S. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Card (“ABT Card”) Program is not as well-known as it [...]

31 May, 2017
  • RCBJ

Kick Off Summer with a Special Discount on IIUSA Magazine Advertisements

May 31st, 2017|Categories: Benefits, Membership, Regional Center Business Journal|

As the EB-5 industry looks ahead to a very important summer for the future of the Program, IIUSA is pleased to announce that it will go to print on the next issue of the Regional Center Business Journal (RCBJ) at [...]

24 May, 2017
  • RCBJ

“TEA Designations: Proposed DHS Rule Would Significantly Alter the Process”

May 24th, 2017|Categories: Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Government Affairs, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis, Targeted Employed Areas (TEA)|

by Michael Kester, Economist, Impact DataSource On January 13th, 2017, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to amend certain regulations governing the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program. A significant portion of the proposed rules are [...]

18 May, 2017
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“EB-5 Fund Administration: Considerations in Light of Increased Interest in Transparency and Third Party Oversight for EB-5 Transactions”

May 18th, 2017|Categories: Financial Services, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

by Mariza McKee, Partner, Kutak Rock LLP and Kurt Ruess, CO-Founder, EB5 Diligence In 2017, EB-5 dealmakers may be welcoming a new member to the deal team to provide a check on how EB-5 investment flows from investment accounts to [...]

11 May, 2017
  • InvestorTrends Featured

“Seven Trends in EB-5 Investor Markets Illustrated by the Latest I-526 Filing Statistics of Investor Origin”

May 11th, 2017|Categories: Immigration Law, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

by Lee Li, IIUSA Policy Analyst  IIUSA believes in the power of data analytics to inform and enhance the EB-5 marketplace. As such, we consistently seek a variety of EB-5 statistics via the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in order [...]

10 May, 2017
  • RCBJ

Now Accepting Ads for the Q2 Issue of the Regional Center Business Journal

May 10th, 2017|Categories: Membership, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

Advertisements for the Q2 Regional Center Business Journal are being accepted through June 1st! As a valued IIUSA member, we hope you have found IIUSA’s quarterly publication, The Regional Center Business Journal (the “RCBJ”), to be your primary source for EB-5 [...]