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2021 SPONSORS 

PLATINUM SPONSOR 

Eurobank Cyprus has been operating in Cyprus since 2007. Focusing on the wholesale side of business, specifically in the areas of Corporate & Investment Banking, Wealth Management, Fund Services, International Business Banking, Global Capital Markets, Shipping and Affluent Banking, Eurobank Cyprus operating model is distinct from the rest of the banking industry in Cyprus. Its strong capital base, substantial liquidity, and solid financial results allow Eurobank Cyprus to continue its dynamic growth and its ongoing support of the Cyprus economy. Eurobank Cyprus Ltd is a Cyprus registered company founded in 2007, operates autonomously and is subject to all laws and regulations of the Republic of Cyprus.

 

GOLD SPONSORS

ALTER DOMUS

Alter Domus is a leading provider of integrated solutions, serving private equity, real assets and debt capital markets sectors with more than 3,300 employees across 36 offices globally. Solely dedicated to alternatives, Alter Domus offers fund administration, corporate services, depositary services, capital administration, transfer pricing, domiciliation, management company services, loan administration, agency services, trade settlement and CLO manager services.

Bank of Cyprus Group

BOC Asset Management Ltd (BOCAM) is a UCITS Management Company which is fully supervised by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission and operating under licence number ΕΔ ΟΣΕΚΑ 5/78/2012. BOCAM is a 100% owned subsidiary of CISCO member of Bank of Cyprus Group, and the first Cyprus banking UCITS Asset Management Company. It offers a broad spectrum of investment products and services to private and institutional clients. The primary service offered by BOCAM is the management of UCITS funds along with other services such as Risk Management, Discretionary Portfolio Management, Investment Advice and Fund Administration Services, allowing it to cater to the current and future investment needs of its clients in Cyprus.

DELOITTE

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. Please visit www.deloitte.com/cy to find out how Deloitte in Cyprus is making an impact that matters. As part of the Deloitte global network, with approximately 345,000 people in over 150 countries and territories, 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.

Fortified Capital

Fortified Capital is a 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. Fortified Capital can also provide Cross-Border Fund Management services to EU Funds and to Funds authorised in third country jurisdictions.

KPMG

KPMG operates in Cyprus since 1948 and currently employs more than 900 professionals working from 6 offices across the island (Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaka, Pafos, Paralimni and Polis Chrysochous). It is a member of the global network of KPMG, one of the world’s largest professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services, employing 219.000 people in 147 countries and territories. In relation to funds, our strong local practice along with the global professional and industry expertise we possess, place us in an optimal position to provide added value ‘one-stop’ service to our clients facilitating the process of setting up, structuring and operating fund vehicles and fund management companies through Cyprus.

PwC

Our more than 1,000 professionals in Cyprus with the support of our global network of more than 284,000 people in 155 countries are a community of solvers coming together in unexpected ways to deliver bold ideas, solutions which are human-led and tech-powered and meaningful experiences which deliver real-life results. The New Equation is our new global strategy and speaks to the two most fundamental and interconnected needs clients and organisations are grappling with today. The urgency to build trust and the need to deliver sustained outcomes. www.pwc.com.cy

Treppides

Treppides Group of Companies is the largest independent consulting Group in Cyprus having an established presence in Great Britain and Malta and employing approximate 200 professionals. The Group, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Treppides Fund Services Ltd (“TFS”), has been active and fully dedicated to Fund and Fund Management Support Services since 2012 and has become a leading Fund Administration service provider in Cyprus. TFS experience covers complex fund structures and provides fund support services in EU, BVI, Cayman Islands and Singapore and its elite team of experienced executives can guide and assist Fund Managers and Funds during their establishment process and subsequent on-going operational activities globally.

 

SILVER SPONSORS

ARK36

ARK36 is an investment fund providing professional and well-informed investors with risk-adjusted exposure to digital assets. As one of the EU’s first fully regulated funds exclusively focusing on assets such as Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, we’re bridging the gap between the needs of traditional investors and the opportunities of this promising asset class. Our diverse team leverages expertise from both the traditional investment sphere and hands-on experience with cryptocurrency technologies and trading.

ATG Fund Services

Creating, Protecting and Growing Wealth. We guide our clients through the maze of options for a tailored funds solution. We work with our clients to administer their fund as their trusted service partner. Our tailored solutions create wealth in an optimal investment structure. Our diligent approach protects our clients and their wealth. Our proactive daily engagement allows our clients to focus in growing their wealth. We put our heart in our work and our service offering reflects this. Our services cover the full range of Fund Administration, Back Office and Transfer Agent functions as well the initial set up advice, Licensing and re-domiciliation of existing funds. We offer our services in Cyprus, UK, Cayman Islands, and BVI.

BAO Capital Partners Ltd

BAO Capital Partners Ltd is an AIFM operating under CySEC, providing, and managing Funds in the areas of Private Equity, Global Listed Securities, Real Estate, Technology, Fintech and Debt. BAO prioritises clients’ aspirations, in an ethical and dedicated manner whilst engaging its Founders’ entrepreneurial spirit, trust and diligence. As part of the larger BAO Financial Group, BAO Capital Partners aims to generate returns for its Investors & Funds by Sourcing & Executing investments in various stages, from Seed to Pre-IPO enabling companies with strong fundamentals to execute their growth strategies, in sectors that offer strong exit potential across International Markets. Get BAO Innovative.. Forget the rest!!!

CPF

CPF, a member of the CPM Group, is a leading Fund Administrator in Cyprus with over 15 years of experience, providing fund administration services to a significant number of Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) regardless of complexity, asset size and strategy, including both onshore and offshore funds. CPF offers a complete administration solution including fund accounting and reporting, transfer agency, compliance AML services, regulatory reporting, corporate and trustee services.

Profile Software

Profile Software has a long-standing presence of 30 years in the financial services industry, developing groundbreaking solutions for banking and investment management, with a proven specialisation in delivering investment and fund management award-winning systems through its internationally implemented Axia Suite, covering robo, wealth, asset, fund and more. Other platforms include the new mobile-first Digital Banking platform Finuevo, the award-winning Core banking platform FMS.next, the fully automated Front-to-Back Treasury Management platform Acumen.plus and RiskAvert, the comprehensive risk management system. Visit our stand to discuss how our solutions can best address your business requirements.

Systemic

SYSTEMIC is a software developer providing investment and risk management solutions to financial institutionsSYSTEMIC is a software developer providing investment and risk management solutions to financial institutionssince 1999. RiskValue™ investment management platform, the cornerstone of Systemic’s software solutions, offersa technological environment for client firms to uniquely integrate back, middle, and front office operations, financialrisk management, regulatory reporting, and compliance requirements. RiskValue™ is used today by leading financialinstitutions, fund managers, insurance companies, wealth managers, broker-dealers, asset servicers and regulators.www.systemic-rm.com

Trident Trust

Founded in 1978, the Trident Trust Group is one of the largest independent global providers of fund administration,Founded in 1978, the Trident Trust Group is one of the largest independent global providers of fund administration,corporate and fiduciary services. Our fund services are focused on serving hedge funds, private equity, and real estatefunds, ranging from billion-dollar managers to start-up next generation funds. Today, over 500 alternative investmentfunds worldwide, select us to support them with our comprehensive range of fund accounting, administration, andinvestor services.

Vistra

As one of the leaders in our industry, Vistra has a long-standing tradition of providing innovative corporate, fiduciary and administrative solutions for alternative investment structures, including real estate and private equity funds. Whether we’re helping you communicate with investors, manage cash flow or comply with regulation, our deep understanding of the funds sector means we can deliver a tailored, accurate and responsive service throughout your fund’s lifecycle.

 

ORGANISERS

Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA)

The Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA) represents the face and voice of the Cyprus asset management and investment fund community. Founded in 2013, CIFA currently counts over 380 members and represents fund managers, depositaries, administrators, professional advisory firms and other specialist firms involved in the fund services industry in Cyprus. CIFA’s Board of Directors is comprised of high-caliber industry professionals who come from all areas of the funds industry and are well-placed to support and complement the continued development of the industry. CIFA’s mission revolves around assisting its members capitalize on industry trends, shaping the development of the regulatory and legislative framework, enhancing professionalism, integrity and quality, and promoting Cyprus as a leading funds jurisdiction.

Invest Cyprus (Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency)

Invest Cyprus (Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency) is the investment promotion agency of the Government of Cyprus, dedicated to attract and facilitate foreign direct investment into the country. In close collaboration with all governmental authorities and public institutions, as well as the private sector and international experts, Invest Cyprus is the country’s lead agent in establishing Cyprus as a world class investment destination. Invest Cyprus’ mandate, is to raise awareness of Cyprus as a location for FDI across the globe, providing certainty around all aspects of operating a business in Cyprus and supporting potential investors in developing their business case for investment into the country.

 

COORDINATOR

IMH is the largest business knowledge and information transfer organisation in Cyprus. Its services include the coordination and running of conferences, seminars, and commercial exhibitions, specialist business media publishing and human resources consulting. Every year, IMH organises more than 110 conferences related to every sector of the market, commercial exhibitions and training seminars, and undertakes the entire process of five business award ceremonies. IMH publishes the only dedicated business magazines in Cyprus: the Greek language monthly IN Business and the English-language monthly Gold, which are read by tens of thousands of Cypriot and non-Cypriot professionals, managers and entrepreneurs. It also operates the magazines’ accompanying news portals, the IN Business Portal (www.inbusinessnews.com), the GOLD Portal (www.goldnews.com.cy) and the REPORTER (www.reporter.com.cy). ΙΜΗ also delivers via e-mail the IN Business Daily Newsletter, the GOLD News Daily Newsletter and the REPORTER Newsletter. The IMH Business Development Department bids for tenders published by local public sector bodies, the European Union and other international organisations. Through its activities, ΙΜΗ gives businesses a chance to develop, to network, to find new clients and business associates, to communicate with new audiences and discover growth opportunities. www.imhbusiness.com

 

UNDER THE AUSPICES

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SUPPORTERS

CFA Society Cyprus

Created in 2003, CFA Society Cyprus is dedicated to professional excellence, integrity, education, volunteer service and strength of community. CFA Society Cyprus has over 180 Members representing all major banks and investment firms in Cyprus. The CFA Society Cyprus Members have earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Awarded only to a select group of investment specialists, the CFA charter requires its candidates to master a rigorous curriculum including investment valuation, portfolio management, asset allocation, economic and market analysis and ethical practices. CFA Society Cyprus is a local Society for CFA Institute, Charlottesville, Virginia and a Member of the CFA Institute Global Network of Societies. 

CISI

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) is the leading professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals. Formed in 1992 by London Stock Exchange practitioners, the Institute has a global community of circa 45,000 members in over 100 countries. The CISI’s world-renowned qualifications are designed by senior practitioners to help you meet the requirements of markets and regulators across the globe and achieve core competence for your job requirements.

ICAEW

ICAEW is a world leading professional body of Chartered Accountants with 189,500 members and students. ICAEW Chartered Accountants are talented, ethical and committed professionals, which is why all of the top 100 Global Brands employ chartered accountants. We attract talented individuals into the profession and give them the skills and values they need to build resilient businesses, economies and societies, while ensuring our planet’s resources are managed sustainably. The collective skills of our membership are the reason we believe that chartered accountancy can be a force for positive changes, which can help to create strong and sustainable economies.

ICMA

ICMA promotes well-functioning cross-border capital markets, which are essential to fund sustainable economic growth. It is a not-for-profit membership association with offices in Zurich, London, Paris, Brussels and Hong Kong, serving more than 600 member firms in over 60 jurisdictions. Among its members are private and official sector issuers, banks, broker-dealers, asset managers, pension funds, insurance companies, market infrastructure providers, central banks and law firms.
It provides industry-driven standards and recommendations, prioritising four core fixed income areas: primary, secondary, repo and collateral and sustainable finance. ICMA works with regulatory and governmental authorities, helping to ensure that financial regulation supports stable and efficient capital markets.

 


MEDIA PARTNERS

GOLD magazine

GOLD magazine was founded in 2011 as the first English-language business monthly in Cyprus. Today, it is not onlyGOLD magazine was founded in 2011 as the first English-language business monthly in Cyprus. Today, it is not onlysynonymous 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 andwomen. GOLD provides a comprehensive and informed overview of the local business scene, the economy and themarket and has gained a reputation for its in-depth articles and revealing interviews with key local and internationalpersonalities. www.goldnews.com.cy

IN Business magazine

15 years ago, IN Business magazine began its ongoing relationship with the business world of Cyprus, profiling leaders and organisations, publicizing issues of importance and promoting best practices. Throughout these 15 years, we have shone the spotlight on countless examples of good business, photographed thousands of businesspeople and presented the most successful Cypriot enterprises to the broader reading public. To mark the magazine’s first 15 years, the November 21 issue of IN Business will be a special multi-page anniversary edition that looks back over one and a half decades of business reporting, significant business and economic milestones, through articles, features and interviews with Cypriot business leaders and much more. www.inbusinessnews.com

SAVVY INVESTOR

The Investor is the leading business and lifestyle guide on emerging markets providing insights from the world’s business leaders and perspectives on the companies, trends and people that are shaping the future of the global economy. We engage with over 165.000 investors and decision-makers in 48 countries with nearly US$60 billion in available capital for investments.

THE INVESTOR

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 papers on the site, and more than 55,000 members worldwide, Savvy Investor has quickly established itself as the world’s leading content hub for institutional investors. www.savvyinvestor.net