Legislative Changes to the Funds Industry in Cyprus Voted Come Into Effect

The Alternative Investment Organisation Act 2018 A recent vote by members of the Cyprus government will see the current legal and regulatory infrastructure for collective investments funds (IFs) undergo progressive modernizations. With the main objective being to protect the rights of investor, the new Alternative Investment Organisation Act 2018 will replace current legislation and update […]

Changes to the Cyprus Citizenship by Investment Programme

Introduced in 2013 to stimulate economic growth in Cyprus, this dynamic investment programme has seen incredible success to date. In fact, according to a recent Cyprus BusinessMail article, “since the introduction of the scheme in its current form in 2014 and in a previous form in 2008, Cyprus has granted citizenships to 1,685 investors and[…..]

EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum Launched by European Commission

On 1 February 2018, the European Commission’s EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum was launched under the supportive wing of the European Parliament and represented by Jakob von Weizsäcker who is responsible for the recent report on virtual currencies. It was highlighted that key developments of blockchain technology are set to generate an impact in digital[…..]

Advantages of a Cyprus Company

The establishment of a Cyprus company may, if structured correctly, offer a tax efficient way for businessmen around the world to conduct their business internationally. Below you may  find a list of advantages which should be taken into consideration and which will assist you in determining whether a Cyprus company is in fact the ideal[…..]