Free EB-5 Project Evaluation Is an EB-5 applicant who invests in an existing business required to have a certain share of ownership?

While ownership is involved in any equity investment, the EB-5 Program does not dictate any minimum ownership percentage requirement—whether the investor is starting a new business or investing in an existing one. One consideration for direct EB-5 investors is that their ownership share should be consistent with an active management or policy formation role.