A subsidiary of cdbbank, Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd, is a Cyprus based Investment Services firm specializing in the provision of such services to individuals and corporations alike. It is regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (License 15/03), is a Member of the Cyprus Stock Exchange and a Remote Member of the Athens Stock Exchange.
Our mission is to be the leading investment services provider in Cyprus, offering a wide range of high quality investment products and services to its clientele to a standard of the highest credibility, uncompromised integrity and professionalism.
We serve as our clients' partner, guiding them through every challenge, advocating on their behalf, and leveraging our company's wealth of experience and resources to ensure that they successfully meet their objectives.
We are committed to adding value to our corporate clients by attending to their particular business needs and building with them strategies that exploit market opportunities and maximize their potential.
We are committed to remaining independent from any direct lending or investment capital affiliates, to ensure that we deliver unbiased guidance.
History and Milestones
Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd was incorporated in 1997 as a private firm.
In March 1997 the Company became a member of the Cyprus Stock Exchange with Code Number 30.
In 1998, the Cyprus Development Bank Public company Ltd (cdbbank) became a major shareholder in the Company.
In May 2003 Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd was licensed by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to operate as a Cyprus Investment Services Firm (KEPEY).
In 2008 the Company became a Remote Member of the Athens Exchange.
In October 2008 Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd became a subsidiary of cdbbank, which purchased the equity share of the Bank of Piraeus in the Company.
In early 2009 the Company linked up with BNP Paribas, which enabled it to carry out real time transactions on all the major bourses around the world.
In early 2011 Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd linked up with Interactive Brokers LLC for the on-line execution and clearing services for transactions in a wide-array of investment products traded on all major exchanges globally. Clients are enabled to place orders remotely either through web-access or I-phone application.
In early 2012 and in close cooperation with the Athens Exchange the Company implemented XNET, an on-line platform that allows single-point trading access on the Cyprus Stock Exchange, Athens Exchange and a number of major global exchanges.
In February 2012, The Active Cyprus Banking Sector Fund Ltd, an International Collective Investment Scheme, sponsored by the Company received regulatory approval by the Central Bank of Cyprus.
In October 2014, the Company had its license extended by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to cover the provision of Investment Advice services.
In December 2014, the Azusa Fixed Income Diversified Fund Ltd, sponsored by ’cdbbank and managed by Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd obtained authorisation by the Securities and Exchange Commission to operate as an Alternative Investment Fund under the relevant Law Ν. 131(Ι)/2014.
In January 2015, the Company obtained approval by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission to establish V.S Vision Investment Consultants Ltd as Tied Agents.