On 4 August 2015, the governments of Cyprus and Iran signed an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation (the Treaty). With the lifting of international sanctions against Iran, Cyprus is now uniquely positioned to act as...more
This article is addressed to clients and groups considering restructuring and aims to clarify one of the key obstacles in restructuring involving Cypriot companies, by explaining which structures are permitted and which...more
In This Issue:
- Highlights of AIFM Law provisions
- Licensable AIFMs pursuant to the AIFM Law
- Cross-border management and marketing of AIFs (Passport)
- On 5 July 2013 Cyprus transposed...more
The British Virgin Islands is a well respected and sophisticated jurisdiction for the establishment of trusts. The general principles of BVI trust law are derived from those of English law and they have been supplemented by...more
28 March 2013 - Below are answers to frequently asked questions about banking in Cyprus in the context of the current banking crisis.
Q. Under what circumstances is the Deposit Protection Scheme activated?