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About Skanestas

Skanestas Investments Limited is a leading European investment firm specializing in brokerage and portfolio management services. We are based in Cyprus and licensed to operate under European Union regulations. Our team consists of highly skilled and dedicated professionals.

At Skanestas, our primary focus is on serving our clients’ needs. We follow all applicable rules and regulations set by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), the governing body that oversees our operations. This ensures we maintain the highest standards of conduct and transparency.

In addition to being regulated by CySEC, we are an official Trading Member, Direct Clearing Member, and Custodian of the Cyprus Stock Exchange. This allows us to directly facilitate securities trading on the exchange.

Our Services Span Across Europe and Beyond

With our CySEC license (No. CIF251/14 issued on 14.10.2014), Skanestas can provide investment services to residents of countries within the European Economic Area, as well as Armenia, British Virgin Islands, Belize, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Marshall Islands, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Seychelles, Switzerland, and the United Arab Emirates.

Our Story of Growth and Innovation

Skanestas was established in 2013 with the goal of offering both traditional financial services and modern portfolio management solutions. Over the past decade, we have grown from a small team of 4 people into a renowned firm with over 40 employees across Europe.

What began as a focus on brokerage services has expanded into leadership in asset management. Key milestones include obtaining our CySEC license in 2014 and commencing full operational activities in 2015.

Comprehensive Investment Services

Our expertise lies in portfolio management and developing customized investment strategies for our clients. We are dedicated to managing our clients’ investments efficiently and discreetly. Our profit-sharing model means our success is tied to the success of our clients’ portfolios.

Staying Ahead of Industry Changes

The financial industry is continuously evolving. At Skanestas, we adapt by integrating new trading approaches like algorithmic trading. We also maintain active roles, such as being a custodian and trading member of the Cyprus Stock Exchange.

Compliance is paramount to us. We closely monitor regulatory updates and implement robust processes to ensure full transparency and adherence to all applicable laws and guidelines.

Looking Towards the Future

Skanestas has an ambitious vision for the future. We are actively expanding our algorithmic trading capabilities and exploring opportunities in new markets worldwide. Our goal is to continue delivering exceptional investment services and help our clients achieve their financial objectives.

Over the past 10 years, Skanestas has risen to become a trusted name in the investment management industry across Europe and beyond. With our passion for excellence and commitment to our clients, we are well-positioned to embrace the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Skanestas Milestones

Switch to Algorithmic Trading: The company plans to switch to mostly algorithmic trading by the end of 2022, as well as diversify the markets it works with, expanding into European and Asian markets
Custodian Status: Skanestas Investments became a custodian in 2020, further expanding its range of services
Change of Leadership: Kirill Kuchinskiy joined the Board of Directors in April 2019, assuming the role as one of the company's executive directors. In October 2019, he became the sole owner of Skanestas Investments, paving the way for a change of leadership and a shift in focus from order execution to asset management and structured solutions
License Extension: The company's license was extended in January 2019, adding dealing on their own account to its services
Dynamic Growth: Skanestas Investments experienced a rapid growth in early 2016, thanks to a dynamic inflow of customers, which allowed the company to show its first substantial results
Full Operations: The company became fully operational by January 2015, enabling it to provide brokerage and portfolio management services to clients
License: Skanestas Investments received its Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF) license in October 2014, allowing it to operate as a licensed investment firm in Cyprus
Incorporation: The company was established in June 2013, marking its official entry into the investment industry

Countries we work with

Skanestas Investments Limited provides services to the residents of countries

European Economic Area (EEA)

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy


  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden

Other European Countries

  • Switzerland


  • Armenia
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Israel
    • United Arab Emirates

Caribbean and Central America

  • Belize
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Vincent and Grenadines


  • Marshall Islands
  • Seychelles