Authored by Kevin Wright and Tom Martin
China has traditionally been the source of 85 percent of EB-5 marketplace investment, however this demand has led to a 10 year or more wait for Chinese investors. It is expected the number of Chinese investors will fall by 80 percent in 2018 pushing regional center operators and stakeholders to diversify and find their niche in other countries and continents. The top four countries likely to provide investors includes India, Vietnam, Brazil and South Korea. However, these markets lack experience and have a need for outsourced source of funds (SOF) reporting by experienced accounting firms and service providers.