The minimum paid-up share capital of a Cyprus Company applying for a Cyprus Investment Firm license depends on the services and activities that shall be offered and provided. The required minimum paid-up capital must be retained at all times.
For a Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF) that holds clients’ assets and/or financial instruments the minimum paid-up capital is EUR 125.000. The following services may be offered or provided:
- Reception and transmission of orders
- Execution of orders on behalf of clients
- Portfolio management
- Investment advice
For a Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF) that offers or provides the above-mentioned services without holding clients’ assets and/or financial instruments, the minimum paid-up capital requirement is EUR 50.000.
CIF’s that offer all other services are required to hold capital of at least 730,000 euro.
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