This Seminar aims to provide participants the knowledge and understanding to be able to set up a fund in Cyprus from A to Z.
The Cyprus Fund Industry and the basic legal characteristics of AIF funds are examined so that participants can comprehensively understand every step of the process.
All set up stages are thoroughly analysed, including the application for authorization and the drafting of legal documents.
An Introduction to Cyprus Funds
Setting Up the Fund
The below will be examined:
Promotion of the Application
Drafting of Documents & Filing the Application
Post Authorization: Activating the Fund
Who Should Attend
The course is applicable to professionals employed within the Funds sector or those wishing to join the industry and who are particularly interested in the fund set-up process.
These may include professionals from the fund sector such as fund managers and fund administrators or third-party professionals involved or seeking to get involved in setting up funds such as lawyers, accountants and corporate service providers.
Industry Expert | Athos Myrianthous
Mr. Athos Myrianthous is a Senior Compliance Professional with expertise in the Alternative Investment Funds Sector. He specialises in Compliance, Fund Set Up and Fund Administration. He holds an Honours degree in Law (LLB) from Queen Mary University London, a Masters Degree in International Commercial Law (LLM) from the University of Westminster and a Masters Degree in Finance (MSC .SH) from Cass Business School, City University.
He is a member of the Cyprus Bar, the Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA) and a member of the AML Technical Committee of CIFA. He is a holder of ‘CYSEC’s Advanced Certificate in Financial Services Legal Framework’ and of the ‘CYSEC AML Examination Certification’.
Professionally, he held various positions in the Legal and Finance Sector and provided expert advice and technical assistance in Funds Law and Finance Law, both at a local and at an International level. He served as Head of Compliance in Fortified Capital Limited, an Alternative Fund Management Company (AIFM) regulated by CYSEC. Currently, he holds the position of Manager in BDO Fund Services, a Fund Administration Entity.
The presentation slides will be illustrated and explained to participants in detail. Questions by participants will be answered throughout. Real time examples and document samples will be provided where available. In certain occasions, participants will be more interactively involved through an exchange of views and personal professional experiences.
This programme may be approved for up to 10 CPD units in Financial Regulation. Eligibility criteria and CPD Units are verified directly by your association, regulator or other bodies which you hold membership.
€250.00 – €420.00The above fee is subject to 19% VAT
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Day 1: December 02, 2021 | 15:00-20:30
Day 2: December 03, 2021 | 15:00-20:30
Start time: 15:00 EEST
End time: 20:30 EEST
Coordinates: 10 | Duration: 10 hrs
Directions: Athos Myrianthous (view the trainer's bio below)
Phone: +357 22274470