Cyprus: The Research & Development and Start-Ups Economic Sector

R&D start ups Cyprus

To nurture the entrepreneurial spirit and create value through ideas is one of Cyprus’ top priorities. The island is a perfect choice to start and scale companies for many reasons. Why is Cyprus perfect for building a start-up company? Cyprus offers many advantages to new businesses and start-ups, aimed at attracting foreign entrepreneurs and investors…

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Why did Cyprus manage to attract foreign tech giants?

In this blog post, CX Financia’s team of experts provides information about relocating to Cyprus and more specifically: Why choose to headquarter in Cyprus? New Immigration Framework for Tech companies Major foreign companies with regional & global headquarters in Cyprus If you are thinking of headquartering in Cyprus and setting up a business, let’s discover…

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Investment Funds and Raising Capital

Raising Capital

In our previous article titled “Investment Funds in Cyprus – Learn everything you need to know” we talked about what are funds, the difference between UCITs and AIFs, AIFs in Cyprus but also about RAIFs and Umbrella Funds. Here, we are giving you a definition of “Raising Capital” as well as some specifications. The commercial…

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Investment Funds in Cyprus – Learn everything you need to know

AIF Cyprus

In our previous article titled “Cyprus: The Financial Services Sector and Investment Funds” we talked about the benefits for the Financial Services Sector in Cyprus as well as for the exponential growth in Investment Funds. In this article, we are giving you some information regarding what are funds, the difference between UCITs and AIFs, AIFs…

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Cyprus Financial Services in the post-COVID-19 era

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused unique humanitarian disruptions and has rapidly developed into the most significant economic crisis in living memory. It is already clear that the impact on our reality and everyday lives will be felt long after the virus has been contained. The financial services sector has historically faced several crises and has…

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Intellectual property (IP) and its tax benefits in Cyprus

Intellectual Property

What is intellectual property? Intellectual property refers to creations of the mind such as inventions, literary and artistic works, designs and symbols, names and images used in commerce. It is a property whose owners have rights of ownership like any other kind of property such as ownership of land and buildings. Why is it important?…

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Tax deductions under the IP Box Cyprus

IP Box Cyprus

Why is Cyprus attractive for Intellectual Property (IP) companies? Cyprus is an attractive destination for companies due to its business-friendly legal framework including its tax framework and the protection of intellectual property rights. Holding companies that manage intellectual property choose Cyprus as their place of registration/incorporation as Cyprus combines the protection provided under the European…

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Cyprus: The Financial Services Sector and Investment Funds

financial services investment funds

The Financial Services Growth Sector in Cyprus has attracted significant amounts of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). This also includes funds from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The European Investment Bank has been a supporter of Cyprus for 35 years, with investments of 2.7 billion euros. Also, Cypriot banks are all fully recapitalized…

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Cyprus company establishment: Why relocate to Cyprus?

Cyprus company establishment

Cyprus company establishment is a topic you will most probably be already thinking about. If you are considering expanding your business internationally, relocating to Cyprus is a fast, easy and tax-efficient way to conduct business within the European Union and beyond. In this article, CX Financia’s team of experts summarizes the following: What are the…

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