CySEC-authorised fund manager’s benefit from the status of the Republic of Cyprus as a full member of the European Union, which provides them with unfettered access (EU passport) to the European Economic Area (EU members plus Liechtenstein, Norway and Iceland).
Cyprus affords an easy-to-set-up fund management regime; a fund (either an AIF or UCITS) can be set up as a variable capital investment or as a mutual fund. In addition, AIFs can also be set up in the form of limited liability partnerships (LLPs) and as fixed capital investment firms.
McMillan Woods Cyprus can help you obtain a comprehensive fund structure and advise you on services related to the traditional international and alternative investment fund industries.
It is our teams’ utmost importance to tailor the fund structure in accordance to our clients’ needs advising on the choice of fund jurisdiction by analysing taxation, regulations and other factors. We also offer the choice of the fund’s legal form, the drafting of the fund’s constitutional and offering documents, and generally on every choice of the participant in the fund so that the long-term objectives of the fund and its investors are best served.