More wealthy people seeking residency in “desirable” countries

31 December 2015

More and more people are using their wealth to acquire residency or citizenship in countries that are considered more “desirable”.

That’s according to two experts from the International Monetary Fund who have written about the trend in which people buy properties or make investments that allow them to gain legal status in more developed countries.

Bruce Edwards spoke to Judith Gold and Ahmed El-Ashram from the IMF about the phenomenon.

Duration: 4’38"


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