Founded in 1899, the Bank of Cyprus Group (the ‘Group’) is the largest banking and financial services group in Cyprus. The Group includes, amongst others, Bank of Cyprus Public Company Limited (the ‘Bank’) as well as the Bank’s subsidiaries, all of which are established in the European Economic Area.

The principal activities of the Bank and of its subsidiary companies involve the provision of banking, financial and insurance services as well as the management and disposal of property predominately acquired in exchange of debt. Bank of Cyprus Holdings Public Limited Company, registered in Ireland, is the sole shareholder of the Bank.

The Bank is incorporated in Cyprus and is carrying out banking business, including deposit-taking business, in accordance with the relevant authorization obtained by the Central Bank of Cyprus, with the latter acting as the Bank’s prudential regulator.

If you hold a deposit account with the Bank, you may be entitled to compensation from the Deposit Guarantee and Resolution of Credit and Other Institutions Scheme (DGS)for clients of Banks in Cyprus. Further information on the DGS can be found below:

Central Bank of Cyprus contact details:

Telephone: +357 22714100

Fax: +357 22714959

Postal Address: 80, Kennedy Avenue, CY-1076, Nicosia

P.O.BOX: 25529, CY-1395, Nicosia.

Bank of Cyprus Public Company Limited details:

Company Registration Number: HE 165

Registered office: 51 Stassinou Street, Ayia Paraskevi, Strovolos, 2002, Nicosia, Cyprus

Telephone:   8000 0800(for local calls)

+357 22128000(for international calls)


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The Bank’s paid up capital exceeds €1.8 billion  for consolidated annual reports and relevant capital information.