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International Business Unit

International Business Unit

 

Cyprus, the third island in the Mediterranean sea, is situated at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa and close to the busy trade routes linking Europe with the Arab world and the Middle East.
 

Cyprus covers a total area of 9251 sq.km. and the estimated population is 750.000 of which 80 per cent are of Greek origin.  The island’s time zone is 7 hours ahead of New York and 7 hours behind Tokyo and therefore enables transactions to be carried out with any part of the world the same day.

 

Cyprus has an open economy based on a free enterprise system and has enjoyed consistent economic growth during the last decades.  It is a member of the United Nations, the Commonwealth, the European Union and the council of Europe.

 

As measured by relevant socio-economic indicators the standard of living in Cyprus is fairly high and is comparable to European levels.  In addition Cyprus provided pleasant living conditions, at relatively low cost, a very low crime rate, pleasant climate and a clean and healthy environment.

 

Cyprus recognizes the importance of telecommunications and has invested heavily in on this sector.  The island may claim to be among the most developed countries in the world.  All modern telecommunication services are provided using state-of-the-art technology.

 

As a result of the high educational level of the population (95% literacy rate) and due to historic and economic links between Cyprus, Britain and other European countries, legal, accounting, management, computer and other services are of the highest standard.  Nearly all international accounting firms are represented in Cyprus either through member firms or associated practices, a fact that ensures international standards in the quality of accounting and audit services.

 

 

Cyprus as an INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTRE

 

The reputation Cyprus has as a major international business center is not only based on its strategic location.

The excellent infrastructure, the advantageous trust legislation, based on English Law offering asset protection and confidentiality, as well as low formation and operating costs, create and ideal environment for the international business industry.

 

It offers an excellent center for the establishment of corporate entities with advantages unparalleled in other jurisdictions.

 

Cyprus has concluded a large number of double tax treaties with 27 countries including Greece, Russia, United Kingdom and China which provide tools and opportunities for optimum tax planning.

 

Some major fiscal incentives are

 

  • International Business Companies irrespective of their place of management and control are taxed at only 10% on corporate profit
  • Dividends to shareholders are tax free
  • Non- Resident employees living and working outside Cyprus are exempted from income tax
  • International Business Companies maintaining fully fledged offices and their expatriate employees in Cyprus may purchase motor cars, office and household equipment duty free
  • The ultimate owners of an IBC may remain anonymous using nominee services

 

 

The incorporation of International Business Companies in Cyprus is carried out  by accounting and law firms. The following documents are acquired:

Ø       Certificate of Registration

Ø       Memorandum and Articles of Association

Ø       Certificate of Directors and Secretary

Ø       Certificate of Shareholders

Ø       Certificate of the company’s registered office

Documentation may differ depending on the jurisdiction of registration.

 

 

 National Bank of Greece (Cyprus) Ltd

 

The National Bank of Greece (Cyprus) Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Bank of Greece SA.

 

National Bank of Greece SA, established in 1841, the oldest and largest among Greek banks heads the strongest financial group in the country.  It boasts a dynamic profile internationally, particularly in Southeastern Europe and Eastern Mediterranean.   It ranks among the most robust financial services conglomerates of the world delivering its services through 1059 branches worldwide. Since October 1999, the Bank has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

 

On the international level the Bank aims to establish itself as one of the major European banks.  The wide geographical spread of the international operations of the Group allows the Bank the exploit growth opportunities in countries where it enjoys competitive advantages and offer to International Investors, International Business Companies and other International Groups high level financial services such as Commercial Lending and Financing, Private and Retail Banking, Mortgage Lending, Investment Banking Services, Treasury Activities and Insurance.

 

The presence of  National Bank of Greece in Cyprus since 1907 is identified with the evolution of the business world in Cyprus.

 

The modern and flexible operating system of National Bank of Greece (Cyprus) Ltd combined with the know-how, the experience the international connections and presence of its mother company, permits the Bank to offer all its customers direct and personalized service on a full range of financial products.

 
 

NBG -  International Business Unit

 

We, at the International Business Unit, combining our knowledge and expertise in the international business field, offer personalized high standard and professional services assuring the provision of timely, accurate and reliable response to our international customer needs.

 

As part of National Bank of Greece SA with a presence in virtually all the major financial marketplaces of the globe, we are able to delivery more financial solutions in more places around the world than any other local financial institution.

 

Services Provided

 

Bank Accounts:

  • Current accounts providing immediate access to funds
  • Two Days Call accounts earning interest providing withdrawal of funds with two days notice
  • Fixed Term Deposit accounts earning high interest providing an automatic renewal facility of funds at maturity without prior arrangement
  • Facility accounts providing overdraft/banking facilities under prior facility agreement

 

Bank Cards:

  • Eurocard / Mastercard (Credit Card - classic, gold)
  • Ethnocash (Debit Card)

 

Trade Finance:

  • Documentary Letters of Credit  (Import/Export)
  • Letters of Guarantees  (Tender, Performance, Advance Payment etc)
  • Bills for Collection (Inward/Outward)

 

Facilities:

  • Corporate Banking Facilities (loans, overdrafts, financing etc.)

 

Treasury:

  • Spot Contracts
  • Forward Contracts
  • Exchange / Interest Rates

 

 

The fees of all services are negotiable depending on the value, volume and frequency of transactions of the business requested by the client.

 

Our young and enthusiastic multilingual staff bound to the oath of secrecy and confidentiality with an extensive experience in serving international clients needs are at our customers disposal.

 

 

 

 

National Bank of Greece (Cyprus) Ltd

 

 

Managing Director:             Mr M. Kokkinos

 

General Manager:               Mr Petros Fronistas

 

 

 

 

International Business Unit

 

                                      National Bank of Greece (Cyprus) Ltd

International Business Unit (549)

22 Arch. Makarios III Ave.

CY - 1687 Nicosia

Cyprus

 

Telephone : +357  22 425468 / 840051 / 840053

Fax            : +357 22 424480

 

Swift code : ETHNCY2N

Email Address: nbgibu@nbg.com.cy

 

Head of Unit: Ms Maria M. Kiteou

 

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