European citizenship status has become one of the most in-demand requests for foreign investors around the world due to the multitude of benefits it offers its applicants. Investors can benefit from greater freedom of mobility around the 28 European states, allowing you to live in any European country you choose. Diplomatic entitlements such as the opportunity to vote or even run for office in European Parliament has also been a big selling point for foreigners who want to invest in European citizenship.

Many European countries offer citizenship status to applicants who meet the minimum investment criteria and social standard as set by the host nation’s governmental entities. With 28 independent European states however, these requirements can change significantly from country to country. RIF Trust can offer you expert advice and application management for your desired destination to make the citizenship process easier and give you peace of mind.


Located in the north-eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea and to the south of Turkey, Cyprus is the largest island in the eastern Mediterranean as well as being the third smallest country in the EU, after Malta and Luxembourg. Cyprus is famous for its rich history and fantastic beaches of the Mediterranean Sea that are attractive all year long for tourists and inhabitants. Modern Cyprus is a country with strong economy, the lowest taxation in the EU and double taxation treaties with countries all over the world.


The Individual Investor Program of the Republic of Malta (IIP), by virtue of Legal Notice 47 of 2014, allows for the granting of citizenship by a certificate of naturalization to individuals and their families who contribute to the economic and social development of Malta. Subject to a stringent vetting and diligence process, including thorough background checks, the applicants and their dependents are granted citizenship in exchange for such contribution