Category: Research Challenge

CFA Society Cyprus President’s interview on professional development in the complex world of investments

CFA Society Cyprus President, Nikos Potamaris, CFA, speaks about professional development in the complex world of investments in an interview with InBusiness.

To read the full interview, click here.


CFA Society Cyprus – New Board of Directors FY2024-2025

Following CFA Society Cyprus’s Annual General Meeting on July 15th, 2024, at the offices of EIMF, the Board of Directors is as follows:


Nikos Potamaris, CFA – President

Constantinos Kourouyiannis, CFA – Vice President 

Natalie Philippou, CFA – Secretary and DEI Chair

Evgeny Tarakanov, CFA – Treasurer

Alexandros Clappas, CFA – Financial Literacy Chair

Andreas Spyrides, CFA – Advocacy Chair

Jan-Hofmeyr Retief, CFA – University Relations and Research Challenge Chair


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CFA Society Cyprus’s President interview with Eurokerdos

CFA Society Cyprus’s President, Andreas Cleanthous, CFA, outlines the mission of the Society and talks about the duty of investment professionals to improve and keep their knowledge and skills up to date. He also explains why ethics matter for the economy at large and why financial literacy is a challenge for the Cypriot society.

To read the interview (in Greek) with local magazine Eurokerdos, please click here and turn to page 34.

Research Challenge – EMEA Region Final

This year’s local Research Challenge winners visited Abu Dhabi to take place in this years EMEA Region Final.  Our team placed 4th overall! 

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CFA Institute Local Research Challenge Final 2023/24 – TV Interview

Constantinos Kourouyiannis, CFA, Vice President of CFA Society Cyprus, was given the opportunity to speak about the Local CFA Institute Research Challenge Final on local TV.

Watch full interview below.

Cyprus University of Technology wins Local CFA Institute Research Challenge 2023/24

CFA Society Cyprus crowns the Cyprus University of Technology winners of the local final of the CFA Institute Research Challenge 2023/24 at Deloitte’s offices in Nicosia on February 23rd, 2024

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Watch the video below to hear comments from the participants.

The CFA Institute highlights the importance of continuous professional development for investment professionals

CFA Society Cyprus Vice President, Constantinos Kourouyiannis, CFA, writes about the  importance of continuous professional development for investment professionals and outlines best practices for employers.

Constantinos Kourouyiannis, CFA also mentions the incredible opportunities for professional development offered by local Society to its members, who can acquire knowledge through eLearning courses or by volunteering in one of the four committees of the local Society; Advocacy, Research Challenge and University Relations, Financial Literacy and DEI.

Click here to read the article in English.

Click here to read the article in Greek.

Continuous training and professionalism in the financial sector

Andreas Cleanthous, President of CFA Society Cyprus, analyses the “golden rule” in the field of investments and especially for financial analysis and services professionals.

In the article, CFA Society Cyprus President mentions the local Society’s past years accomplishments, rapid growth and plans in the upcoming months.

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2023 End of Year Message

Andreas Cleanthous, CFA, President of CFA Society Cyprus,  reflects on the past year and reaffirms the Board’s commitment to continuously support all members in their professional and knowledge development, in order to be leaders, as well as examples of the highest conduct, in the investment industry.

Local CFA Institute Research Challenge TV Interview

Board Member and Chair of University Relations & Research Challenge, Nikos Potamaris, CFA, spoke about the CFA Institute Research Challenge during an interview at local TV Station “SIGMA”.

To watch the interview, please click here.