RSM Cyprus takes pride in its collaborative and robust approach, utilising deep insights, cutting-edge technology, and real-world experiences to deliver expert-led and personalised advice to our clients. Through our commitment to understanding our clients’ unique challenges and goals, we offer unparalleled guidance, unlocking their potential for success and growth. RSM Cyprus is dedicated to building lasting partnerships with our clients, empowering them to Take Charge of Change and embrace the future with confidence. Our strength lies in our local inancial services expertise, complemented by our powerful global network, which positions us uniquely to adopt a client-centric approach based on a profound understanding of their needs. We strive to anticipate, comprehend, and plan for unforeseen changes, empowering our clients for the future, and instilling in them the confidence to navigate and embrace transformation. At RSM, we firmly believe in the Power of Being Understood. We are part of RSM International, the 6th largest assurance, tax, and consulting network globally, with a presence in 120 countries, encompassing the top 40 major business centres around the world. RSM has over 57,000 talented professionals and 830 offices across the Americas, Europe, MENA, Africa, and Asia Pacific.
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Research and Innovation Foundation
The Research and Innovation Foundation (RIF) is the execution arm of the national R&I policies and the national funding agency for research, technological development and innovation in Cyprus. Aiming to create a dynamic and competitive ecosystem, strengthen extroversion and facilitate internationalization, RIF provides targeted R&I investments and funding instruments as well as value-add knowledge transfer, capacity building and innovation services targeting the entire national R&I ecosystem, while also supporting the participation of Cyprus in European and International Programmes and Organisations.
Alter Domus is a leading provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry, serving private equity, real assets, and private debt sectors. Our 5,100 employees across than 39 offices in 22 jurisdictions provide end-to-end solutions to alternative investment managers, freeing up time for them to focus on their core activities of sourcing capital and executing deals. Our local team in Cyprus works diligently to help clients meet their growing regulatory obligations and keep up with increasing investor demands. Offering fund administration, corporate services, transfer pricing, and domiciliation services, you can rely on our on-the-ground expertise to help you take advantage of opportunities as they arise.
Athlos Capital is a boutique investment firm offering prime brokerage, wealth management and depositary services. Athlos is recognised as the leading fixed income broker in Cyprus and Greece. The Wealth Management team offers multi-asset execution, custody with world class sub-custodians, investment advice and portfolio management. Athlos offers Depositary Services through a comprehensive solution for the safekeeping, cash flow management and oversight of fund's assets, utilizing its network of global banks and custodians.
Bank of Cyprus
The Bank of Cyprus Group is the leading banking and financial services group in Cyprus, providing a wide range of financial products and services which include retail and commercial banking, finance, factoring, investment banking, brokerage, fund management, private banking, life and general insurance. The Group’s digital infrastructure is proving successful, transforming the Bank to a modern, customer-centric hub offering banking and broader financial digital products and services in Cyprus. The Group has set the foundations to enhance its organisational resilience and ESG agenda and continues to work towards building a forward-looking organisation with a clear strategy supported by effective corporate governance aligned with ESG agenda priorities, aiming to lead the transition of Cyprus to a sustainable future.
ECOMMBX represents the new age of fintech, revolutionizing the way businesses handle their global transactions. We specialize in e-account management, cross-border payments, personal & business cards, acquiring, and multi-currency conversions, all through our ECOMMVERSE, A PLATFORM TO RULE THEM ALL. And when we say that, we mean it! Because the ECOMMVERSE is a single, innovative and intuitive platform that gives you instant access to all of ECOMMBX's services. To ensure the most cost-effective and efficient execution of all your e-banking transactions, our innovative serving model is based on four cornerstones: cutting edge technology designed for the global banking industry; customized connections with banking partners around the world; stringent security; and maximum operational speed. In short, our ECOMMVERSE is your go-to address for e-accounts and all related products as well as a series of other services and benefits that make your business smoother and your life easier.
Deloitte Limited is among the leading professional services firms in Cyprus, providing audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax, and related services, as well as a complete range of services to international business, through over 750 people in Nicosia and Limassol. Deloitte Limited, is the sub-licensed affiliate for Cyprus of Deloitte NSE LLP, a UK limited liability partnership and member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. As part of the Deloitte global network, with approximately 475,000 people worldwide, Deloitte Cyprus has the advantage of global sharing of knowledge with local adaptation and personal approach, built on the solid foundations of over 60 years of successful operations on the island.
Eurobank Cyprus stands out for its unique business model that focuses on Corporate Banking, Wealth Management, International Business Banking, Affluent Banking and Global Markets. Its products and services are tailored to meet the needs of its elite clientele. Since the commencement of their operations in 2007, the Bank has achieved impressive growth rates, strong capital adequacy, recurring profitability and excess liquidity. It maintains a network of eight Banking centers throughout Cyprus. Eurobank Cyprus is a Cyprus registered company, operates autonomously and is subject to all laws and regulations of the Republic of Cyprus.
KPMG has been operating in Cyprus since 1948 and currently employs more than 800 professionals working from 6 offices across the island. It is a member of KPMG International Limited, a global organisation of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. KPMG operates in 143 countries and territories and has approximately 265,000 people working in member firms around the world. Clients look to KPMG for a consistent standard of service based on high-order professional capabilities, industry insight, local knowledge and expertise.
In a world that is constantly evolving, our aim at PwC Cyprus is to find the right solutions to complex problems. We focus on quality and build strong relationships based on trust, creating value for our clients, stakeholders and society. Based on PwC's new global strategy, "The New Equation", we look at problems from different angles and present innovative solutions that make a difference and lead to sustained outcomes. More than 1100 people in Cyprus join forces with 327,000 professionals of our global network in 155 countries and create an experienced team that combines intelligent approaches, experience and technological innovation. Visit www.pwc.com.cy to discover the benefits we can bring to you.
Swissquote Capital Markets Ltd
Cyprus-based and Mediterranean-nestled, Swissquote Capital Markets Ltd., offers a financial straddle between Eastern and Western Europe. Located in Limassol, Cyprus’ buzzing international business centre, Swissquote Capital Markets Ltd provides an array of Forex and CFD instruments on asset classes such as currency pairs, precious metals, stocks, commodities, indices and bonds. Regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), Swissquote offers hundreds of products topped off by competitive trading conditions, cutting-edge trading platforms and efficient tools. Swissquote Capital Markets Ltd, a subsidiary of Swissquote Group Holding Ltd, a leading provider of online financial and trading services. The trading gateway between Eastern and Western Europe.
Established in 1978, Trident Trust is a leading independent provider of fund and private client solutions, employing over 1,000 staff worldwide. People-led and technology-enabled, we support private clients, professional advisers, asset managers, financial institutions and international businesses with first-class corporate, fiduciary and fund services. Our global fund services team provides specialist industry expertise and technology, combined with personal service and a commitment to long-term relationships. Over 700 alternative asset funds worldwide, ranging from multi-billion-dollar funds to next generation managers, trust us to support their business, because every single one of our clients receives the utmost commitment and dedication from our people.
‘Creating Protecting and Growing Wealth’: ATG Funds offers a comprehensive suite of services including initial fund structuring consultation, licensing assistance, fund establishment, fund management support, efficient fund administration and back-office solutions, expert registrar and transfer agent services, NAV calculations, and seamless regulatory reporting. We act as the trusted service partner for our clients, as the pivotal central hub, seamlessly coordinating all fund-related stakeholders, including fund managers, investors, depositaries, and regulatory bodies. Our clients include funds based in Cyprus, Cayman Islands, BVI, UK, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi, with diversified investments spanning liquid securities, private equity, real estate, shipping, and global cryptocurrency assets.
B2B Insurance Brokers
B2B Insurance Brokers is a boutique insurance brokerage firm in Cyprus providing both life and non-life insurance products. Our team of dedicated, passionate and highly qualified professionals assists numerous clients identify, quantify and manage their insurable risks. Our clients enjoy an intellectual approach based on a variety of skills which clearly differentiates us from others. Amalgamating insurance, tax, actuarial and risk management skills results in solid, risk based and holistic approach to insurance solutions. We deliver service excellence and passionately work towards meeting our clients’ needs in a timely manner. Experience acquired over the years has taught us that our success is measured by our clients’ success.
CYPRUS DEVELOPMENT BANK
Founded in 1963, cdbbank (Cyprus Development Bank) is today one of the country’s leading niche financial institutions dedicated to satisfying the needs of domestic and international clients. cdbbank offers a wide range of specialized financial services and products, designed to accommodate the sophisticated requirements of its clientele which consists of corporate and institutional clients and high net worth individuals. The Bank’s vision is to be the reference Bank for businesspeople. Relying on its long-term experience and high level of expertise, cdbbank aspires to establish long-lasting relationships of trust with its clients, always delivering excellence and value.
Ebury Institutional Solutions provides customised services for private equity, venture capital, asset managers, real estate and fund-related structures. They assist fund managers to deploy capital globally swiftly, supporting their investment strategy. Their solutions include opening global accounts in critical fund jurisdictions, managing currency risk, conducting international payments, offering blocking certificates for Luxembourg entities, and providing cash accounts for Luxembourg funds meeting AIFM requirements.
Established in 1990, EFFECT designs, develops and implements innovative, fully compliant software solutions for Private Banking & Wealth Management, Asset Management, Fund Management, Administration & TA, Pension Fund, Robo Advisory, Depositary Services, Custody Services, Βrokerage, Family Offices. The newly launched web based FIN/S adds value for its clients deploying optimal practices and technologies for Back, Middle and Front office operations, Risk Management and Regulatory Reporting and Compliance Operations.
Ellinas Finance is the leader in Alternative Financing in Cyprus, with over 30 years of experience in financing, factoring, microfinancing, people advisory services, as well as insurance services. The company is listed on the Cyprus Stock Exchange. Throughout the years, ELF has provided €300 Million in financing for households and SME’s, being a strong supporter of the Cypriot Economy. Today, Ellinas Finance holds a loan portfolio of €24,000,000 with new financing growing to €5,000,000 annually. The company’s digital factoring business finances invoices in the region of €10,000,000 annually. The growing dynamism of Alternative Financing in Cyprus has led to a growing interest to pursue partnerships and private-investment opportunities that will further fund the company’s accelerated product road maps and expand its commercial opportunities in financing.
Fortified Capital is an Authorized and Regulated by CySEC multi-asset class AIF Management company (AIFM) specializing in setting-up, administering and managing AIFs and RAIFs. Since its inception in 2013, Fortified Capital is at the forefront of the Cyprus Fund industry, offering a one-stop solution for those seeking to establish and operate Regulated and/or Registered Fund structures through Cyprus. Being an EU Regulated AIFM, Fortified Capital can provide Cross-Border Fund Management services to EU Funds and to Funds authorised in third country jurisdictions. Fortified Capital is also licensed to offer Individual Portfolio Management Services to professional investors.
GMM Global Money Managers
GMM Fund Management is an independent group of fund management companies (UCITS Managers and AIF Managers) authorised and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission. GMM operates in the financial sector, setting up, running and managing Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs & RAIFs) and UCITS. Our objective is to preserve the capital we manage and to achieve optimal yields. We establish and manage our own funds with a focus on renewable energy, shipping, and real estate, as well as managing third-party funds. The third-party management solution provides the fund promoter with the regulatory requirements to operate, without the need to establish a management company substance in the fund domicile of choice.
PCS SA, member of Epsilon Net Group, is a Fintech company with 30 years of experience in software development exclusively for the Banking and Investment sector. PCS’s solutions cover the middle office and back-office operations of financial Institutions such as Fund Management companies, Wealth Management, Private Banking, Mutual Funds Distribution, Pension Schemes, Occupational Funds and Brokerage firms. Having implemented integrated solutions
for the highly demanding financial sector has vastly contributed to the successful delivery or complex projects in more than 10 countries in Europe and Africa, such as Cyprus, Luxembourg, Malta, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Turkey, Poland and Kenya. www.pcs.gr
SYSTEMIC is a software developer providing investment and risk management solutions to financial institutions since 1999. RiskValue™ investment management platform, the cornerstone of Systemic’s software solutions, offers a technological environment for client firms to uniquely integrate back, middle, and front office operations, financial risk management, regulatory reporting, and compliance requirements. RiskValue™ is used today by leading financial institutions, fund managers, insurance companies, wealth managers, broker-dealers, asset servicers and regulators.
Where do you go to access free content on Regulation and Compliance, the Global Economic Outlook and Emerging Markets Outlook? Savvy Investor is a professional network for the investment management industry. With over 10,000 white apers on the site, and more than 59,000 members worldwide, Savvy Investor has quickly established itself as the world’s leading content hub for institutional investors. www.savvyinvestor.net
GOLD magazine was founded in 2011 as the first English-language business monthly in Cyprus. Today, it is not only synonymous with the promotion of good business practices but it has a unique and valuable readership of High-Net-Worth Individuals, international company executives, English-speaking Cypriot and non-Cypriot businessmen and women. GOLD provides a comprehensive and informed overview of the local business scene, the economy and the market and has gained a reputation for its in-depth articles and revealing interviews with key local and international personalities. www.goldnews.com.cy
IN Business magazine
IN Business magazine has a monthly readership of over 89,000. It is the only monthly business magazine in Cyprus that provides a comprehensive overview of all segments of the economy, from retail to services, as well as reporting on new deals, presenting new faces and, generally, looking at everything that’s happening on the local business scene. IN Business has always been a pioneer in local business journalism, thanks to its in-depth analysis and research, often backed by previously unpublished facts and figures. www.inbusinessnews.com
CBN (Cyprus Business News) is a new English-language business and investment portal, which aims to become the leading daily source of business and financial news and information in English for professionals in Cyprus and beyond. Its team of experienced journalists provides factual, objective, trustworthy and up-to-the-minute online content for the portal, its accompanying app and daily newsletter. For every Cyprus-based English-speaking professional involved in any of the island’s broad range of business sectors, from Shipping, Financial Services and Commerce to ICT, Gaming, Media, Insurance and more, CBN is the go-to business news portal. It also serves as the global gateway to up-to-date information on opportunities for investment in Cyprus. www.cbn.com.cy