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Haris Stavrinides comments on BBC on the subject of Greece

On June 24, 2015, Posted by , In Uncategorised, With Comments Off on Haris Stavrinides comments on BBC on the subject of Greece

The CEO of Osys Global, Haris Stavrinides, commented briefly on BBC on the Greek debt and the possibility of a Grexit in June 2015

General Questions

On March 4, 2015, Posted by , In Corporate,Funds,Investement Firm, By ,,, , With Comments Off on General Questions

What is an offshore company? An offshore company is a legal entity registered under the laws of a particular country or jurisdiction, conducting its business outside the country or jurisdiction in which it is registered. An offshore company can also be registered as an International Business Company (IBC) and usually…

What are the characteristics of the Cyprus Company?

On January 26, 2015, Posted by , In Corporate, With Comments Off on What are the characteristics of the Cyprus Company?

Characteristics of the Cyprus Company Cyprus offers significant advantages to companies looking to reduce their overall tax burden, whether they do so by using the island as a springboard from which to launch their products or services into regional markets, or whether they choose to use Cyprus to set-up a…

About Cyprus Funds & The EU Legal Framework

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Funds, By ,,, , With Comments Off on About Cyprus Funds & The EU Legal Framework

Cyprus Funds & EU Legal Framework The implementation of the EU regulatory framework of the UCITS IV Directive and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”) is drastically changing the fund industry both within and outside the EU. The Prospectus Directive and the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) ,…

Taxation on Investment Funds in Cyprus

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Funds, By , , With Comments Off on Taxation on Investment Funds in Cyprus

Taxation on Investment Funds in Cyprus UCITS and ICIS and soon AIF’s are taxed as any other company in Cyprus. The main tax advantages of the Cyprus Funds are: No capital gains on disposal of securities. Interest received is taxed at the corporate tax rate of 10%. There is no…

What Are The Alternative Investment Funds?

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Funds, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on What Are The Alternative Investment Funds?

Alternative Investment Funds By 2013 the Alternative Investment Funds Directive (AIFMD) is set to be implemented across the EU. Examples of such funds are Hedge Funds, Commodities Funds, Funds of Funds, Real Estate Funds etc. The AIFMD regulatory framework applies to funds as the above which are considered non UCITS…

What Are UCITS?

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Funds, By ,, , With Comments Off on What Are UCITS?

UCITS set-up UCITS (Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities) is an undertaking of which the objective is the collective investment in transferable securities from funds raised from the public, the issue of units reflecting these investments and their repurchase and redemption out of the assets of the UCITS. At…

What Are The Advantages Cyprus Investment Firms Registration?

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Investement Firm, By ,,, , With Comments Off on What Are The Advantages Cyprus Investment Firms Registration?

Cyprus Investment Firms Registration | Advantages The Cyprus Investment Firms Act of 2002 provides the legal framework for the provision of investment services as well as for the registration, regulation of operations and supervision of Cyprus Investment Firms (CIF). The regulatory authority, which grants the authorization for such a firm,…

What are the advantageous features of the tax regime?

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Investement Firm, By ,,,,, , With Comments Off on What are the advantageous features of the tax regime?

The advantageous features of the tax regime include: Standard corporate income tax rate of only 12.5%, one of the lowest in the European Union. Complete corporate income tax exemption for capital gains, with the only exception for gains derived from the sale of Cyprus real estate or the sale of…

How Do Binary Options Work?

On January 22, 2015, Posted by , In Investement Firm, With Comments Off on How Do Binary Options Work?

How Do Binary Options Work? Binary options trading is a simplified version of trading ideal for new traders while on the other hand providing experienced traders with another financial instrument to effectively capitalize on their expertise. Binary means up or down, or one or the other, and it is this…