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Registration for Innovation Summit 2017 is still open!

Innovation Summit 2017 is right around the corner – and registration is still open. Our annual event bridges together leading EB-5 and alternative asset investment authorities that will address the most current and pressing topics. This year, we’ll cover: The role of EB-5 funds in the private equity real estate capital stack The outlook of the EB-5 [...]

January 17th, 2017|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

NES Financial presents Innovation Summit 2017

NES Financial invites you to join us for Innovation Summit 2017! Last year, we navigated a changing sector. This year, we're exploring uncharted waters. 2016 reminded us to expect the unexpected. 2017 promises to be a historical year for the EB-5 industry and one filled with new opportunities amidst uncertainty. With the EB-5 Regional Center [...]

January 4th, 2017|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Capital outflow from China creates competition in America

The Chinese are seeking a channel for capital into America to preserve and protect existing wealth. Several factors make the prospect of capital outflow from China to America extremely attractive. These factors include China’s free-falling currency, uncertainties in both the economic and political landscape, and a broader desire for temporary or permanent residency status in [...]

December 14th, 2016|Categories: EB-5, Fund Administration|Tags: , , , , |

Smart Shopping in Private Equity’s Squeezed Middle

In the private equity industry, there are giant multinational firms that boast billions in assets and there are boutique firms taking advantage of their reputational expertise in specific sectors. One school of thought will always think bigger is better. The other school of thought is that less is more. The largest investment firms offer unparalleled [...]

A culture of innovation and success

For nearly a decade, I've been a part of the NES Financial family. A decade. In Silicon Valley. In 2016. Yep, a decade. Why? To be totally transparent, it's a pretty simple answer: culture. We have great people, SMART people, and we choose to attack business problems with a focus on solving them the right [...]

October 20th, 2016|Categories: Fund Administration|Tags: , , , , |

EB-5 processing backlog increases

On Wednesday, February 3rd, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced tentative new information regarding the EB-5 processing backlog at their EB-5 stakeholder engagement teleconference. Nicholas Colucci, Chief of the USCIS Immigrant Investor Program Office (IPO), announced that since the September and December filing “bubbles,” the USCIS now has a backlog of: 21,790 pending [...]

February 26th, 2016|Categories: EB-5|Tags: , , |

New EB-5 integrity bill introduced in the House

On February 10, 2016, Representatives Jared Polis (D-CO) and Mark Amodei (R-NV) introduced H.R. 4530, or the EB-5 Integrity Act of 2016, a new bipartisan bill to reform the EB-5 program. The bill’s proposals mirror those of S.2415, the EB-5 Integrity Act of 2015, introduced by Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) at the end of last [...]

February 24th, 2016|Categories: EB-5|Tags: , , |

Insights from the 2016 NES Financial EB-5 Innovation Summit

This past month, NES Financial hosted the EB-5 Innovation Summit in cities across the country. The events were a resounding success, with more than 500 attendees. Thank you to all who attended! At all four events, top industry experts provided key insights to navigate changes in the EB-5 sector moving forward. In Los Angeles, San [...]

February 23rd, 2016|Categories: EB-5|Tags: , , |

Leasing companies can benefit greatly from 1031 exchanges

If you are a leasing company, you are probably often seeking ways to defer capital gains and depreciation recapture taxes on the disposition of your off-lease property. 1031 exchanges have been utilized by businesses for decades and serve as a great way to help you lease more competitively by improving asset utilization and maximizing capital [...]

February 16th, 2016|Categories: 1031 Exchange|Tags: , |

Florida condominium projects using Intelligent EB-5 Solutions for back office administration

EB5 Affiliate Network has selected to use NES Financial’s Intelligent EB-5 Escrow and Fund Administration Solutions on their latest projects, Water Club North Palm Beach and VUE Sarasota. Both Florida-based projects are being built as waterfront condominium developments, each with ~ 141 units. “NES Financial’s EB-5 Solution Suite is the most efficient and cost effective [...]

February 10th, 2016|Categories: EB-5|Tags: , |