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Year: 2016

Cyprus Economic Policy Review Journal, July 2015 Issue, arguing that fixed income portfolio managers

Dr Marios Kyriacou published an article in the Cyprus Economic Policy Review Journal, July 2015 Issue, arguing that fixed income portfolio managers, investment firms and banks stand to gain over the longer term if they go beyond regulatory compliance and invest in the use of more risk sensitive and robust methodologies for measuring and managing credit and counterparty risk. Empirical evidence, in...
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Up and Coming Changes in the Cyprus Investment Fund Management Landscape

  We would like to bring your attention to the proposed amendments to the AIF Law and the AIFM Law set out in the Consultation Paper CP(2016-03) circulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission on the 22nd of April 2016. 1.Introduction of a new AIF type: Registered Alternative Investment FundsRegistered AIFs may operate as open or closed-ended AIFs taking the following...
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Cybercrime Risk Management

Marios Kyriacou published an article on cybercrime risk management in The Fintech Times, a City of London independent newspaper specialising in alternative finance and financial technology. To see the full article click The Fintech Times newspaper January 2016 issue here. For the newspaper online version click here. 
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Banking Supervision – ECB Priorities for 2016

The risks associated with business models and profitability, credit risk, capital adequacy, data quality and liquidity are the five priority areas for the supervision of credit institutions in the Euro area in 2016, according to the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM), the ECB’s watchdog, who plans to initiate a series of regulatory initiatives in each of these key areas.Other secondary risk...
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