Whether you’d like us to manage investments on your behalf, or decide to exercise more control, we provide a custom solution for your investment ambitions. Choose how to invest, with support from a dedicated investment specialist. We offer you access to a broad range of investment products such as equities, bonds, FX, commodities, mutual funds and hedge funds to tailor made structured products.
We offer you the opportunity to invest in shares of listed companies around the world by giving you access to all major international stock exchanges.
Also, Private Banking, co-operates with CISCO to provide a fast and secure online platform through which orders can be placed directly to the Cyprus, Greek and International Stock Exchanges.
In addition, we give access to continuous analytical information on order status, market depth, real time portfolio valuation, technical analysis, fundamental analysis, market statistics, local news and stock exchange announcements.
Bond investment has become increasingly popular over the last few years as an alternative to fixed deposits. Depending on your personal risk tolerance and yield objectives we can offer access to government, agency, supranational and corporate bonds in both developed and emerging markets, in primary and secondary markets.
As the largest banking institution in Cyprus, we can facilitate spot and forward transactions in all major currencies at very competitive rates. We can also offer customized solutions depending on your unique investment objectives, market view and horizon through a comprehensive range of derivative instruments and structured products.
Commodities can be part of investment portfolios and are often strategically used to aid diversification; they can also be used as an inflation hedge or for speculation.
We offer exposure to commodities through various instruments such as Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), mutual funds, futures, physical access to certain metals and tailor-made structured products, depending on your individual needs.
Mutual Funds are an efficient and effective investment vehicle; mutual funds pool money from many investors invest in a wide range of financial instruments such as stocks and bonds, short-term money market instruments, other mutual funds and commodities.
We operate through an Open Architecture platform to give you access to some of the world’s leading investment managers such as UBS, Franklin Templeton, Invesco and BNP Paribas.
Access is also provided through internally managed funds of BOC Asset Management.
Hedge funds are typically actively managed portfolios that use advanced investment strategies such as leverage, long, short and derivative positions with the goal of generating high returns.
We provide our clients with the opportunity to invest in a wide variety of hedge funds through our Open Architecture platform in cooperation with major financial institutions around the globe.
We offer tailor-made structured products on a wide range of underlying assets such as equities, foreign exchange, fixed income and commodities. Innovative structures can be utilised to optimize investment performance according to your needs and objectives.
Structured deposits are also offered. They are fully repayable at maturity and may additional pay a coupon /interest assuming certain predefined conditions are met.
One example of such a product is “Double No Touch Investment”.