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CySec CIF License

According to the provisions of the Investment Services and Activities and Regulated Markets Law of 2007 (hereinafter, the “Law”), CFI Markets offers the following investment services to its Clients:

 

 Investment Services

  • (a) Reception and Transmission of orders in relation to one or more Financial Instruments
  • (b) Execution of orders on behalf of Clients   
  • (c)  Dealing on own account
     

 Ancillary Services

  • (a) Safekeeping and administration of Financial Instruments for the account of Clients, including custodianship and related services such as cash/collateral management
  • (b) Granting credits or loans to an investor to allow him to carry out a transaction in one or more Financial Instruments, where the firm granting the credit or loan is involved in the transaction
  • (c) Foreign exchange services where these are connected to the provision of investment services
  • (d) Investment research and financial analysis or other forms of general recommendation relating to transactions in financial instruments

 Financial Instruments

  • The Company shall be offering the above investment services, as applicable, regarding:
  • (a) Transferable securities
  • (b) Money-market instruments
  • (c) Units in collective investment undertakings
  • (d) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to securities, currencies, interest rates or yields, or other derivatives instruments, financial indices or financial measures which may be settled physically or in cash
  • (e) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to commodities that must be settled in cash or may be settled in cash at the option of one of the parties (otherwise than by reason of a default or other termination event)
  • (f) Options, futures, swaps, and other derivative contract relating to commodities that can be physically settled provided that they are traded on a regulated market and/or an MTF ( Multilateral Trading Facility )
  • (g) Options, futures, swaps, forwards and any other derivative contracts relating to commodities, that can be physically settled not otherwise mentioned in point (f) above and not being for commercial purposes, which have the characteristics of other derivative financial instruments, having regard to whether, inter alia, they are cleared and settled through recognized clearing houses or are subject to regular margin calls
  • (h) Derivative instruments for the transfer of credit risk
  • (i) Financial contracts for differences (for differences in relation to MiFID instruments, currencies, interest rates or other financial indices)
  • (j) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to climatic variables, freight rates, emission allowances or inflation rates or other official economic statistics that must be settled in cash or may be settled in cash at the option of one of the parties (otherwise that by reason of a default or other termination event), as well as any other derivative contracts relating to assess, rights, obligations, indices and measures not otherwise mentioned in this Section, which have the characteristics of other derivative financial instruments, having regard to whether, inter alia, they are cleared and settled through recognized clearing houses or are subject to regular margin calls
  • The Company shall NOT in any way engage in spot currency contracts or in the spot forex market, as regards delivery of currency, as per the definition of Spot Contract, under Commission Regulation (EC) No. 1287/2006, Article 38, paragraph 2: A spot contract means a contract for the sale of a commodity, asset or right, under the terms of which delivery is scheduled to be made within the longer of the following periods:
  • (a) two trading days
  • (b) the period generally accepted in the market for that commodity, asset or right as the standard delivery period
  • However, a contract is not a spot contract if, irrespective of its explicit terms, there is an understanding between the parties to the contract that delivery of the underlying is to be postponed and not to be performed within the period mentioned above 

 Complex Financial Instruments

  • The following shall be considered as complex financial instruments for the purposes of the Assessment of Appropriateness
  • (a) Transferable securities where these give the right to acquire or sell any other transferable securities or giving rise to a cash settlement determined by reference to securities, currencies, interest rates or yields, commodities or other indices or measures
  • (b) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to securities, currencies, interest rates or yields, or other derivatives instruments, financial indices or financial measures which may be settled physically or in cash
  • (c) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to commodities that must be settled in cash or may be settled in cash at the option of one of the parties (otherwise than by reason of a default or other termination event)
  • (d) Options, futures, swaps, and other derivative contract relating to commodities that can be physically settled provided that they are traded on a regulated market and/or an MTF ( Multilateral Trading Facility )
  • (e) Options, futures, swaps, forwards and any other derivative contracts relating to commodities, that can be physically settled not otherwise mentioned in point (d) above and not being for commercial purposes, which have the characteristics of other derivative financial instruments, having regard to whether, inter alia, they are cleared and settled through recognized clearing houses or are subject to regular margin calls
  • (f) Derivative instruments for the transfer of credit risk
  • (g) Financial contracts for differences (for differences in relation to MiFID instruments, currencies, interest rates or other financial indices)
  • (h) Options, futures, swaps, forward rate agreements and any other derivative contracts relating to climatic variables, freight rates, emission allowances or inflation rates or other official economic statistics that must be settled in cash or may be settled in cash at the option of one of the parties (otherwise that by reason of a default or other termination event), as well as any other derivative contracts relating to assess, rights, obligations, indices and measures not otherwise mentioned in this Section, which have the characteristics of other derivative financial instruments, having regard to whether, inter alia, they are cleared and settled through recognized clearing houses or are subject to regular margin calls


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