Continuous Professional Training Courses
Continuous professional Training Courses for persons registered in the public register.
According to CySec's Directive, RAD 499/2012 as amended in 2013 persons registered in the public register are obliged to attend 5 or 10 hours of training per year, depending on their type of certification.

The Need
Articles 16(1) and 16(2)(a) of the “Directive regarding the certifications of persons and the public register” (RAD 499/2012) as amended in 2013, state that:

Persons registered in the public register shall be obliged to renew their registration in the public register within two months from the end of each calendar year that follows their registration in the public register.

16(2)(a) Persons registered in the public register shall be deemed to have renewed their registration when they submit to the Commission a statement of continued professional training on topics that fall within the existing legislation on the capital market, of a duration of five (5) hours for persons registered in the public register for the basic examination and of a duration of ten (10) hours for persons registered in the public register for the advanced examination, for each calendar year.

The purpose of the above provision is to ensure that, the persons registered in the public register («certified persons») are informed of the legal framework, they are obliged to comply with, when they provide/carry out investment services/activities.

The Aim
To satisfy CySec’s provision, for Continuing Professional Training, enabling CIF’s employees to maintain their certification.

To expand the knowledge and competence of CIF’s employees.

To answer and solve questions participants might have in the taught syllabus. In this respect:
All instructors have several years of experience, working for different companies in different positions learned how to deal with day to day issues and are able to help you move from legislation to practice, answer questions that arise as part of everyday practice and advise you how to tackle issues as part of your daily practice.
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Course schedule and structure
Nicosia Dates:
16 April – 29 April 2015

Mondays: 14:30 - 19:30
Wednesdays: 14:30 – 19:30
Thursdays: 14:30 – 19:30
Saturdays: 09:00 - 14:00
Continuous Professional Training Courses
Title: Continuing Professional Training course for the Cyprus Investment Firms Dates: Limassol - 11 and 18 September 2013 | Nicosia - 25 september and 02 October 2013
Time: 09:00 - 14:30
Language: English


Limassol: To be confirmed
Nicosia: To be confirmed

Cost: Euro 100+VAT per participant for one 5 hour course or 180+VAT per participant for both courses (10 hours)
Please complete Registration Form and send to:
Email: or
Fax: +357 25755660 or
Tel.: +357 25755911 for more information

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George Papanicolaou
Managing Director GP GLOBAL LTD
Working Experience in CIFs:
 Limassol area Manager of a CIF
 Head of Brokerage of a CIF
 Compliance/AML Officer of a CIF
 General Manager of a CIF
 Director of a CIF
Gabriel Styllas
CEO, TopFx
Working Experience in CIFs:
 Head of Asset Management of a CIF
 Head of stockbrokers of a CIF
 General Manager of a CIF
 CEO of a CIF
 Head of Compliance & AML Cyprus-Greece, Deutsche Bank AG
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