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CSEC aims at regaining investors confidence

07 March, 2014

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission aims at regaining investors’ confidence and restoring the credibility of the financial system, said the Chairwoman of the Commission Demetra Kalogirou.

She noted that by the end of 2014, the Commission will introduce a new automated system of risk based supervision, as requested by the Troika of international lenders.
Kalogirou said that CSEC is supervising around 350 companies.

She explained that besides the supervision of the companies listed in the Cyprus Stock Exchange, the Commission also has to examine around 20 applications concerning provision of investment services, around180 applications of management companies, which have been already established in Cyprus and must be supervised by the Commission, and several applications from companies managing alternative investment funds.