Bank of Cyprus Public Company Ltd ("the Bank") was founded in 1899 and
is the holding company of the Bank of Cyprus Group ("the Group").
The Bank is the leading financial services organisation in Cyprus, with
a dynamic presence in Greece and Russia and operations in the United
Australia, Romania and Ukraine.
Bank is licensed by the Central Bank of Cyprus and is operating under
Regulation and Supervision.
Group offers a wide range of financial products and services, which
banking services in Cyprus, Greece, United Kingdom, Australia, Romania,
Russia, Ukraine and Channel Islands, finance, leasing, factoring,
fund management, investment banking, general and life insurance
in Cyprus and Greece.
Bank's market share in total banking system deposits and loans in
including credit cooperatives, amounts to 28,8% and 27,9%,
The Bank operates 146 branches in Cyprus.
Bank has been operating in Greece since 1991. The dynamic
of the Bank's Greek operations started in 1999. The Bank operates
163 branches in Greece. The market share of the Bank in deposits
and loans in Greece amounts to around 3,8%. Kyprou Leasing, a
of the Bank, which operates in Greece held the second largest market
in the Greek leasing sector (18% share).
of Cyprus has been operating in the UK for more than 50 years and
that time it has established itself as a refreshing alternative to the
mainstream clearing banks. The Bank serves a diverse business
base across the UK from 4 offices in London and the Midlands.
Group's international activities were further enhanced in 2000 with the
operation of a wholly owned subsidiary bank in Australia, which
March 2007, the Bank expanded its operations in Romania with the
of leasing services. In July 2007, the first banking branch
operational in Bucharest. Today the Bank operates nine branches.