Founded in the year 1899, Bank of Cyprus Holdings Plc is a Cyprus-based banking, financial and insurance services company. It is also engaged in managing properties for investment purposes as well as the properties which are kept as stock. Its headquarters are situated in Strovolos, Cyprus. The company is listed and traded publicly on the Cyprus Stock Exchange. Besides, it was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2017.
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Plc is a group with many subsidiaries, which include Bank of Cyprus Public Company Limited, which is the primary operating subsidiary of the company, EuroLife Ltd., Cyprus Investment and Securities Corporation Limited, General Insurance of Cyprus Ltd., Mc Investment Assets Management LLC, Bank of Cyprus Public Company Limited, Pension Plan, BOC International Fund Management Ltd. Etc. On geographical basis, the operational segments of the company can be divided into: Cyprus, UK, and rest, which include, countries like Russia, Romania, and Greece. The company provides its products and services to small and medium businesses, corporate and retail enterprises, insurance providers, international banking services etc.
The group uses the expertise of its highly skilled and qualified professionals and latest cutting-edge technology to deliver its services to the customers, while aiming to maximise the risk-adjusted returns for all stakeholders. The products and services offered by the group includes various types of loans given to business, which include business loans, restart business loan, business premises, current account, and hire purchase for car & equipment. Other products that are offered include cards, deposits, insurance, and digital channels. It also offers specialised services to business, like trade facilities, that helps in commercial transactions for further development of the business. It offers high-tech, web-based account opening system to its international customers. It also offers personal loans, including students’ loans, business loans.
Bank of Cyprus Holdings Plc as a group follows high standards of corporate governance and aligns itself with the CSE Code as well as the UK Code of corporate governance. It follows a well-defined ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and complies with all the necessary international best practices, while upholding the culture of trust, accountability, and integrity. It also follows strict policies to curb financial crimes and maintain the transparency of operations.
Apart from fulfilling its corporate responsibilities, the group also committed to its social and environmental responsibilities. It has incorporated sustainability at the heart of its business model and aims to reduce its environmental footprint while generating long-term sustainable returns for all. As a responsible business, the group focuses on sustainable business solutions and complies with a comprehensive CSR policy too. In 2020, the company has been awarded with the Best International Investment Banking Team in Cyprus by Capital Finance International Magazine, Best Private Bank by Euromoney, and Best FX Provider in Cyprus by Global Finance Magazine.
Bank of Cyprus Holdings PLC 51 Stassinos Street Ayia Paraskevi, Strovolos NICOSIA 2002 Cyprus CYP