St. Kitts and Nevis is the best known Citizenship by Investment Program (CIP), having been introduced 35 years ago. It is recognised as one of the leading CIP programs, enabling freedom of travel.
St. Kitts and Nevis passport gives the opportunity for a visa-free travel to more than 120 countries, including the United Kingdom and Schengen area. Those pursuing Citizenship by Investment Programs in St. Kitts and Nevis are also eligible to apply for a ten-year visa for the United States, facilitating business-immigration to the US.
The government of St. Kitts and Nevis has also introduced legislation designed to attract financial services businesses through its Citizenship by Investment Program (CIP), expanding real estate investment opportunities that enable more global businesspersons to obtain a second passport.