Fiduciary Services Fiduciary Services

Each year, an increasing number of investors around the world are attracted by international financial centers to establish business in the form of an International company, trust, mutual fund or insurance company.

It is estimated that around 60% of the world's wealth is held in International accounts by using such companies or trusts and that around 50% of the world's trade in goods is transacted through various International centers.

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  •  Structure and jurisdiction advice based on analysis of future needs
  • Incorporation and registration of corporate entities in all major jurisdictions
  • Registered address facilities / Agent Services
  • Directors and Company officers
  • Nominee holders of shares or other assets
  • Maintenance the statutory records
  • Corporate structuring and administration of foundations and trustees
  • Administration and day to day running of corporate entities.

International Tax Planning International Tax Planning

In an increasingly demanding international environment, managing global tax planning and strategic issues is becoming more complex.

Our Tax specialists understand that the most effective global tax strategies are those which are aligned with a company's overall business objectives and the way the company operates.

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  • Corporate structuring, tax and VAT planning
  • Advice on double tax treaties
  • Advice on the structuring of tax affairs
  • Determining the most tax efficient way to structure your foreign business
  • Structuring the funding of your overseas business, incorporating local tax laws
  • Managing an effective tax rate and the timing of your transactions
  • Providing expatriate tax services

Banking Banking

An International bank account will allow you to safely and privately explore, with few restrictions, the far reaches of the vast and diverse financial universe; from the bond markets of Korea to the stock exchanges of Eastern Europe, from ultra-private Liechtenstein trust arrangements to the most successful funds; from unique commodity investments to Caribbean corporations, from Israeli nanotech start-ups to age-old European blue-chips, from the mysterious and secretive world of offshore mutual funds to tax-free Swiss gold accounts, from Isle of Man Insurance contracts to Danish multi currency investment accounts, from uniquely structured tax-free Austrian funds to Bulgarian mortgages, and much more.

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  • Opening of corporate, trust and personal accounts
  • Administration and maintenance of bank accounts
  • Assistance with investments
  • Set-up of Escrow accounts
  • International trade - letters of credit, guarantees and global banking services
  • Risk management: foreign exchange, interest rate
  • Financing

Shipping Services Shipping Services

About 90% of world trade is carried by the international shipping industry.  Without shipping, the import/export of affordable food and goods would not be possible, half the world would starve and the other half would freeze!

Cyprus is an internationally renowned shipping centre, home to some of the world's leading names of the global shipping industry. Approximately 5% of the world’s fleet and 25% of global third-party ship-management activities are managed from Cyprus.

The country's accession to the European Union in 2004 further boosted the reputation and overall image of the Cyprus flag and the Cyprus shipping infrastructure in general.

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  • Tax planning, structuring and restructuring (legal, finance and operational structure)
  • Registration of shipping companies (shipowning, charterers or shipmanagement)
  • Registration of holding and/or finance companies registered companies
  • Payroll services and accounting outsourcing

Airwave Services Airwave Services

High-value yachts and aircraft are acquired for leisure but for investment as well. As a result, they can be a magnet for consumption and related taxes when used in the EU. Our international wealth management expertise means that we know the value and convenience of private and corporate aviation.

We recognize and anticipate the needs of aircraft and yacht owners.

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  • Implementing tax-efficient ownership structures
  • Drafting leasing agreements
  • Preparation of annual returns and provision of statutory administration
  • Aircraft registration on the Isle of Man or other registers
  • Management and administration of ownership structure
  • Liaising with legal advisors and brokers in respect of purchase and sale
  • Preparation of periodic management reports and annual financial statements

Obtaining Cyprus Citizenship Obtaining Cyprus Citizenship

EU citizenship can/will protect your freedom of enterprise and expand your investment horizons

Cyprus is a top-tier destination in surveys and research on the list of countries that are best to operate, live, work or retire in. Its popularity stems from several factors, such as an, EU member state status, efficient taxation system, wonderful climate, good infrastructure, low cost of living, good airline connections and many more. The Cyprus citizenship by investment scheme is the most recent step towards keeping the country on top of the lists.

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  • Granting of Cyprus Citizenship
  • Immigration Permits
  • Residence Permits
  • Second Passport

Intellectual Property Intellectual Property

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  • Trademarks / Designs
  • Patents
  • Copyright
  • Domain Names

Advisory Services Advisory Services

From small-sized enterprises to multinational organizations, local and global actors are facing new challenges brought by changing trends in tax and legal regulations

Despite an increasingly rigid physical environment internationally, smart people, whether corporate entrepreneurs or high net worth individuals, realize that there are many ways in which effective international tax and legal structuring can be of benefit to them.  The bottom- line benefits of optimizing, streamlining and improving the efficiency of an organization can be effectively realized.

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  • Advice to clients seeking to establish or restructure international operations
  • Advice and implementation of business start-ups
  • Advice on tax relating to group organizations
  • Tax planning for high net wealth individuals
  • Individual and business relocation planning
  • Inheritance tax mitigation and tax efficient asset holding structures
  • Advice on property ownership either locally or internationally
  • Specialist planning for UK- Resident Non Domiciliaries