Tourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: ReutersTourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: Reuters
Tourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: Reuters

Surge in wealthy Chinese keen on living in the UK as US delays granting visas amid trade war

  • The number of tier-1 investor visa applications by high net worth individuals from China rose 32 per cent year on year to 202, according to British private equity firm Growthdeck
  • Chinese investors also take advantage of a fall in the value of the British pound, which has made UK assets cheaper relative to other countries
Topic |   US-China trade war
Tourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: ReutersTourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: Reuters
Tourists take photos of the Big Ben. New data showed a jump last year in China’s rich applying to live in the UK amid trade tensions between the US and China. Photo: Reuters
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