Fraud by entity presenting itself as Christophi Danos & CO LLC using our contact details.

  We have been contacted recently by several people from New Zealand , Australia and South Africa asking if we have any relationship with a law firm named Christophi Danos & CO LLC. The said law firm uses the website address http://www.christophi-cyprus.com/ They also use our address in their correspondence i.e. 20 Spyrou Kyprianou Avenue, Chapo Central, 1075, […]

What are the benefits of Cyprus Citizenship?

Possession of Cyprus citizenship offers a host of incomparable benefits that have no parallel in any other similar citizenship program of any other country. First and foremost Cyprus is a member of the European Union. Thus Cypriot citizenship is in essence European citizenship with all the associated benefits this entails. We outline the key advantages below: […]

Cyprus Citizenship by exemption. Threshold of investment lowered to 2mln euro.

On 13th of September, the Cyprus Council of Ministers has approved the amendments to the Scheme for Naturalisation of Investors in Cyprus by Exception. The Scheme is based  on subsection (2) of section 111A of the Civil Registry Laws of 2002-2015. The aim of the Government is to further attract foreign direct investment especially by high net […]

No violation of the right to property. Decision by the Court of Justice on Cyprus haircut case.

The Court of Justice delivered on the 20th of September 2016 its judgment in the case filed by a number of Cypriot depositors who sufferred a haircut in March 2013 due to the known events with banks in Cyprus. The case was brought against the European Commission and the European Central Bank (ECB). The substance of the […]

Annual government levy deadline, 30th of June 2016.

  Please be reminded that all Cyprus companies should settle the special annual government levy of 350 euro by the 30th of June 2016. The settlement of the annual duty should ONLY be done through JCCSmart website through the following link: https://www.jccsmart.com/  Please follow the instructions below: Instructions for the payment of Cyprus Companies annual […]

Seminar – Company Directors: Duties & Liabilities

  Our managing partner Christophoros Chirstophi will be presenting a series of two seminars  for the Cyprus Fiduciary Association entitled “Company Directors: Duties & Liabilities” The seminars will be held on the 23/06/16 (Thurs.) at Cleopatra Hotel, Nicosia  and on the 24/06/16 (Fri.), St. Raphael Resort, Limassol. The presentation aims to provide an in-depth analysis of the role of […]

FBME Cyprus. How to “unlock” your money at the FBME.

The Central Bank of Cyprus has on the 9th of April 2016 activated the Deposit Guarantee and Resolution of Credit and Other Institutions Scheme (DGS) in the case of the Federal Bank of the Middle East (FBME). The DGS is activated under the provisions of the Deposit Guarantee Schemes Law,  Law 5(I)/2016 (“the Law”) and […]

How to acquire a Cyprus Permanent Residence Permit.

  The government of Cyprus has put in place a fast-track procedure that allows investors from Non EU countries to obtain permanent residence in Cyprus. The basic requirement is to purchase residential property of €300,000 plus VAT In Cyprus. The examination period for the issuance of a Permanent Residence Permit by the Government is only 2 months. […]

The European trademark changes name!

On 23 March 2016, the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) will change its name to the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), as set out in the Amending Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and the Council). At the same time, the Community trade mark (CTM) will become the European […]