In recent years, Cyprus has made enormous moves towards the enhancement and completion of the national legal framework concerning investment funds. With these legislations in place, Cyprus is set to be established as an international fund jurisdiction.
For the Funds sector to achieve both recognition and profitability it is important for professionals within the sector to be equipped with the most updated knowledge, best practices and tools, in order to obtain a solid understanding of the processes related to fund administration in Cyprus.
After the completion of this workshop, participants will be able to distinguish the difference between UCITS and AIFS and will grasp an understanding of what the prerequisites and the ongoing requirements are for obtaining authorization for either a UCITS or an AIF and a UCITS Management company and an AIF Manager.
Additionally, the workshop will provide an overview of the fund operations process highlighting the key processes, procedures and roles within the fund administration. Practical examples, illustrations and where possible exercises will be used to enhance the learning process.
Alternative Investment Funds (AIF)
Undertakings in Collective Investment Transferable Securities (UCITS)
Who Should Attend
The course will be of benefit to all those professionals employed within the Funds sector as well as those who are seeking to join the industry. This will include any professional from the fund operations/administration teams, risk managers, compliance monitoring teams, audit and fund managers or third parties, lawyers, auditors and regulators.
DATES: 10, 11 July
DURATION: 10 Hours
CPD UNITS: 10
LOCATION: EIMF Premises, Nicosia
TIME: 14:30 - 20:00
FEES: €240 + VAT
|Start Date||Course Title||Location||CPD Units||Status|
|14 June||Compliance in the Financial Services Sector – the Compliance Function in Practice||Limassol||10||COMPLETED|
|18 June||Understanding and Negotiating ISDA Master Agreement OTC Documentation||Nicosia||COMPLETED|
|10 July||UCITS, AIF legislation, Fund Administration and Custody||Nicosia||10||UPCOMING|
Participants will receive a certificate for successful participation indicating all topics covered
If you need help completing the online registration form, please give us a call at 2227 4470 or email us at email@example.com
Mr. Kartalis was born in Athens in 1968. He graduated from the Department of Statistics of Athens University of Economics and Business (ex A.S.O.E.E) in 1991. In 2003 he got an MBA in Finance from ESCEM. He is a certified derivatives clearer.
He started his career from Citibank Athens, where he worked from 1994 till 197. From 1997 till 2012 he worked at BNP Paribas Securities Services Athens, initially as Head of Securities Operations and then as General Manager.
From September 2013 till today he works as General Manager in GMM Global Money Managers Ltd, a Cypriot mutual funds management company