EB-5 Partner Profile: Kevin Wright, Economist

As part of an ongoing series of profiles of our Medallion Partners, we recently had the chance to speak with EB-5 economist and industry veteran Kevin Wright about his work, emerging markets, and proposed reforms to EB-5. After a decade of independent operation, Kevin’s company merged into Baker Tilly in 2017. Read Kevin's answers to [...]

The 2018 IIUSA EB-5 Advocacy Conference Recap (with video!)

The IIUSA EB-5 Advocacy Conference is one of the highlights of the year for the EB-5 industry, and NES Financial featured prominently in last month’s meeting in Washington, DC. The 2018 Conference kicked off with the first-ever EB-5 Industry Achievement Banquet, at which NES Financial proudly accepted the “Industry Game Changer” award, recognizing our innovative [...]

2018-05-10T18:14:34+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

NES Financial Receives “Industry Game Changer” Award at the 1st Annual IIUSA EB-5 Achievement Banquet

NES Financial is proud to have received IIUSA’s “Industry Game Changer” award at the first-ever IIUSA EB-5 Achievement Banquet Award Ceremony, held on April 22 in conjunction with the 11th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference. “Industry Game Changer” recognizes one EB-5 industry provider which has unveiled innovative products or services over the past year, positively impacting the [...]

2018-09-05T20:21:36+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: EB-5, Press Release|Tags: , , , , |

Navigating EB-5 Project Challenges

Read the article   Investment in any development project will necessarily involve risk, and EB-5 investment carries its own particular challenges. From simple project failure, to fraud, to legislative reform — which has the potential to change the playing field mid-game — the possibility of disruptions to an EB-5 petition must not be ignored. [...]

EB5 Affiliate Network Updates TEA Map with 2017 Unemployment Data, Will Host Webinar This Monday

Under current EB-5 rules, Targeted Employment Areas (TEAs) are geographical areas within the US that, based on their unemployment figures or distance from major cities, qualify for reduced EB-5 investment minimums — an effort to incentivize development in places that need it most. This week, NES Financial Medallion Partner EB5 Affiliate Network made an update [...]

2018-04-27T20:40:41+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Categories: EB-5, Events|Tags: , , , |

Congratulations to Newly Approved EB-5 Regional Centers – April 2018 Edition

NES Financial would like to congratulate the following new Regional Centers on their USCIS approval: American Capital Regional Center, LLC (Texas) Borrego Development, LLC (California, Nevada) Colorado Rocky Mountain High Regional Center, LLC (Colorado): www.coloradorockymountainhighrc.com M5 Venture Silicon Valley RC LLC (California): www.m5venture.com Mile High Regional Center (Colorado) National Regional Center, LLC (California) Protogroup, Inc. (Florida) Texas [...]

2018-04-12T18:40:54+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

Highlights from NES Financial’s 2018 EB-5 Data Insights Webinar

View Webinar   On Wednesday, March 28th, a record-breaking number of attendees from a wide cross-section of the EB-5 industry joined us for the NES Financial 2018 EB-5 Data Insights Webinar. The one-hour presentation, led by Reid Thomas, Executive Vice President and General Manager at NES Financial, provided an in-depth look at key trends [...]

2018-04-12T17:29:26+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5, Events|Tags: , , , |

EB-5 Partner Profile: Christian Triantaphyllis, Immigration Attorney

As part of an ongoing series of profiles of our Medallion Partners, we recently had the chance to speak with immigration attorney Christian Triantaphyllis about his assessment of the current EB-5 market. Christian is an associate and EB-5 section lead at law firm Foster, LLP, where he concentrates his practice on business and investment immigration [...]

2018-04-08T23:07:48+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5, Industry Insights|Tags: , , , , |

EB-5 Product Spotlight: Secure Drawdown Administration

At NES Financial, we pride ourselves on our secure administration of funds and documentation throughout the entire EB-5 project life cycle, without gaps, from the marketing and capital raise all the way through return of investment. This week, we had the opportunity to chat with our Assistant General Counsel, Jill Jones, about an often-overlooked piece [...]

2018-04-05T03:08:00+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Categories: BLOG, EB-5|Tags: , , , |

NES Financial will be a Platinum Sponsor at the 11th Annual IIUSA EB-5 Advocacy Conference

NES Financial will be a Platinum sponsor at the 11th Annual IIUSA EB-5 Advocacy Conference from April 22–24 in Washington DC. IIUSA is the leading trade association for EB-5 Regional Centers. This year’s conference will focus on advocating for the EB-5 program, promoting industry success and driving business development. It will also feature a new event: [...]

2018-04-04T19:01:27+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Categories: EB-5, Press Release|Tags: , , , , |