Competition Law & the Acceleration of Trade Digitalization

Introduction This note seeks to provide an overview of some of the key recent developments in the area of competition law with regards to the challenges brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic (“the pandemic”) and the disruption induced by digitalization and online marketplaces. Legal basis Competition law aims to ensure that firms operating in a […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

The Aspen Trust Group Highlighted for Redefining Corporate Services for Israeli Businesses

PRESS RELEASE- On Wednesday, April 14, 2021, The Jerusalem Post put the spotlight on the professional services provided by The Aspen Trust Group for their commitment and understanding of Israeli business during its celebration of Israel’s 73rd Independence Day. As part of the newspaper’s focus on Cyprus as a regional business and investment hub, The Aspen Trust Group was featured as a leading service provider […]

Marina ZevedeouCEO, Aspen Trust Group

Asset Tokenization

Trends & Developments in Cyprus To read the full report click here. Asset tokenization constitutes a relatively new process. Yet, it has been receiving increasing levels of attention across several jurisdictions, with positive indications as to its ability to revolutionize the way different assets are held, traded and used. The process of tokenization involves the fragmentation […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

The Film Industry in Cyprus – A Blooming Sector

The film industry constitutes a complex and ever-flourishing sector in the global economy. The industry’s operation occupies multifaceted stages, engages a selection of distinct stakeholders and experts and presents plenty opportunities for all parties who choose to get involved. Committed to boosting this highly promising sector, the government of the Republic of Cyprus introduced a […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

Financial & Regulatory Technology Firms (FinTech & RegTech)

A Guide on Legal Developments and Government Initiatives in Cyprus Following the 2007-2009 global financial crisis, the financial services sector has been subjected to a process of intense regulatory overhauling, leading to many of the complex laws that are applicable today in relation to funds, banks, investment and insurance firms. In the context of this […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

Why Outsource Accounting Produces Better Business Success

The changing landscape on the requirements of business activities may account as to why outsource accounting has become more popular and more beneficial for both large corporations and small businesses. With more global operations and targets, greater compliance regulations, and a myriad of other daily concerns, companies need more efficient and focused daily business models, […]

Marina ZevedeouCEO, Aspen Trust Group

Savvas Papasavvas participates in the IR Global Real Estate Virtual Series – Real Estate Recovery: Bouncing back after the global pandemic

FOREWORD BY EDITOR, ANDREW CHILVERS As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to disrupt businesses across the world, one of the biggest debates being played out is the future of property – in the city centres and suburbs; in office space, commercial and residential. Just what will the world of real estate look like at the end […]

Savvas PapasavvasPartner, SMPA Advisory Ltd

British and other Non-EU Nationals’ route to Residency in Cyprus

The Withdrawal Agreement has been great for British Nationals who already resided in Cyprus or exercised their right of free movement into the country prior to the 31/12/2020.  They can continue living in the country and enjoy their right of free movement and employment like any other EU National.   But what about those who want […]

Demetris DemetriadesManaging Partner, Andreas Demetriades & Co LLC

Afxentis Zemenides participates in the IR Global Guide – Getting to know the UBO & selecting the right advisor

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers When the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive was introduced into law by the UK and EU in January 2020, for many professionals it was a much needed addition to legislation that would significantly help business transparency and combat money laundering. In essence, it was good for business and for public and professional […]

Afxentis ZemenidesOwner & Director, Afxentis Zemenides Financial Services Ltd

Coinfirm and Stelios Americanos & Co LLC – RegTech Alliance

Coinfirm, the industry-leading RegTech provider and Stelios Americanos & Co. LLC, a highly innovative Cypriot law firm, today announce their joint cooperation. 23rd February, London, UK / Nicosia, Cyprus “Coinfirm has always put great importance in ensuring the efficiency in speed and cost that blockchain brings – as well as the opportunity to reinvent entire […]

Stelios AmericanosManaging Partner Advocate-Corporate and Commercial, Stelios Americanos & Co LLC

Gaining a Wealth of Knowledge with a Strategic Wealth Management Solution Advisor

Similar to a financial consultant, a strategic wealth management solution advisor is a crucial component in navigating wealth management and long-term financial goals. As global systems become more interconnected and complex, finding the right comprehensive financial services to meet an evolving business and finance landscape is key in finding success for this generation and successive […]

Marina ZevedeouCEO, Aspen Trust Group