In the new year, the unified basic salary of the Ecuadorian worker was updated, and for this year 2018 the unified basic salary is fixed at $386.00, which has generated some modifications in the investment amounts to apply for a temporary residency as an investor.
1.- Certificate of deposit for at least 730 days, with a value equal to 70 unified basic salaries, or $27,020.
2. - Real estate property where the amount of the purchase of the property is at least 80 unified basic salaries, which is to say $30,880.00
3. - Shares of a company for a minimum value of 70 unified basic salaries, which is to say $27,020.00USD, as long as these shares are duly registered with the Superintendence of Companies of Ecuador.
4. - Agreement, certificate or a deed which show that they have invested in their own business in the minimum value of 70 unified basic salaries, or $27,020.00USD.