The Bulgarian Investor Program for Residence and Citizenship is known to be a fast-track pathway for EU Permanent Residency. This citizenship is for the youngest nation of the European Union meant for high net-worth individuals and their families. Established in the year 2009, this has been a great way to attract investment in the country. Once the application is permitted, investors are given PR status. Five years after getting a permanent Residency, they can apply for their citizenship with which they can acquire their Bulgarian Passport.
This program includes a fast-track citizenship option which is among the fastest programs to get Permanent Residency. To qualify for this, one must have 511,292EUR net worth. This amount should be deposited into the Govt. Bond Portfolio for a 5-year investment period. At the end of 5 years, this amount is returned to the investor. However, there is no interest on the money, the investment is guaranteed by the Govt. Bonds.