CIPA International Investment Awards 2016
September 2016 / Presidential Palace
Every year, the CIPA International Investment Awards are presented to a small number of foreign investors in Cyprus
This year, for the 5th time, CIPA will be honouring international investors, individuals and companies in recognition of their substantial contribution to the Cyprus economy.
The awards are organized by Gold magazine and the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA) and the ceremony takes place under the auspices of the President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades.
Since 2012, a total of 36 CIPA International Investment Awards have been presented to companies, organisations and individuals as a tribute and a “thank you” for helping Cyprus gain a reputation for excellence as an International Business Centre. They include organisations that have invested directly in Cyprus and created a value-added element for the economy, or established operations and provided employment in Cyprus, or provided services to international investors and helped to attract other foreign investors in Cyprus.
Among the guests attending the ceremony are politicians, businessmen, foreign investors and professionals in the services sector.
The winners of the 5th CIPA International Investment Awards were:
This year’s CIPA International Investment Awards werw presented by PwC Cyprus. The Gold Sponsor of the event was Eurobank Cyprus and the Silver Sponsors were TFI Markets and Chivas Regal Extra.
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The Gold Sponsor is Eurobank Cyprus, which focuses on the wholesale side of business, specifically on the areas of Corporate & Investment Banking, Wealth Management, International Business Banking, Treasury Sales & Global Capital Markets. The Bank’s operating model, which is distinct from the rest of the banking industry in Cyprus, is characterized by Its strong capital base, substantial liquidity, solid recurring financial results and customer-centric service approach. These allow Eurobank Cyprus Ltd to be one of the key players in the Cyprus Banking sector with strong foundations that safeguard continuous and dynamic growth. Eurobank Cyprus Ltd is a Cyprus registered company, which operates autonomously and is subject to all the laws and regulations of the Republic of Cyprus.
The second Silver Sponsor is Chivas Regal Extra, which marries whiskies matured in Oloroso sherry casks together with a selection of the rarest and finest malts in the Chivas inventory to create a rich and generous Chivas blend for those who look for more. This process delivers a profound depth of flavour and a whisky that showcases the character of this unique blend, taking it to a whole new level.
The first Silver Sponsor is TFI Markets Ltd, a Cyprus-based Payment Institution and Investment Firm. TFI Markets Ltd specialises in currency conversion, third party payments and the provision of risk hedging solutions to corporate clients. It services large corporate clients from a variety of industries including Information Technology, Pharmaceuticals, Service Providers and Shipping.