Supporting immigration professionals

For the immigration legal and adviser community, Shard Capital Investor Visa helps you deliver results to your clients and add value to your relationships. We work in partnership with you, covering all key service requirements you would expect, through a proven compliant solution:

  • Open an appropriate UK Regulated Investment (Bank) account
  • Operate a remote application process, so no need for clients to visit UK
  • Offer a fast application process, considering all nationalities on a case by case basis
  • Draft the UK Regulated Bank letter for visa application purposes
  • Provide UKVI Compliant valuations & investments
  • Offer clients a range of investment options, including:
    • Execution Only service, including UK Government Bonds
    • Advisory Portfolio Management
    • Discretionary portfolio management
    • Others, such as IPOs
  • Provide ongoing reporting:
    • Quarterly FCA valuation reports Home Office compliant
    • Add hoc UKVI checks
    • “Extension Packs” in Y3
    • “Settlement Packs” in Y5
  • Keep you informed and involved in every step, with the clients permission

Why work with us?

Since launching in 2012, our award-winning solution has become one of the leading investment managers in the UK Tier 1 (Investor) visa category.

  • 5 years expertise building and refining a proven, market leading solution
  • 10 different languages spoken by the team including Russian, Mandarin and Farsi
  • 100% success rate – no failed initial, extension or settlement applications
  • Investment committee with over 100 years professional experience and track record in managing advisory & discretionary portfolios
  • In depth understanding of financial and reporting requirements for immigration law
  • Acknowledged authority in sector and membership/affiliation with all relevant bodies including active participation with UK Home Office Migration Policy committee
  • Cultural knowledge and understanding, with first-hand experience of the process
  • Expertise providing all complex paperwork and ever-changing requirements imposed by the UK Home Office

Who we work with

We work directly with clients and any appointed legal or tax professionals to ensure a smooth and speedy process. We help co-ordinate these touchpoints, working in partnership and maintaining the focus on the client. We also work with all the leading professional associations, government departments, and agencies relating to immigration. This enables us to remain on the forefront of policymaking and able to deal with its direct impacts.

Contact Supporting immigration professionals

+44 (0)207 186 9900

Related links

Investor Visa
Moving to the UK

Team members

Farzin Yazdi
Rafael Steinmetz Leffa
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