We mainly hold a portfolio of equities listed on the Cyprus Stock Exchange. Our equity portfolio is comprised primarily of investments in a few selected companies, trading on the Cyprus Stock Exchange, which are industry leaders with national as well as international operations. The most notable holdings of the Group are the following:
Hellenic Bank (HB):
Hellenic Bank is listed on the Main Market of the Cyprus Stock Exchange and a member of the FTSE/CySE20 index.
The Hellenic Bank Group commenced operations in 1976. In a relatively short period of time, it managed to establish itself as one of the largest banking and financial institutions in Cyprus. The Hellenic Bank Group enjoys a network of over 100 branches in Cyprus, employing more than 2600 people. The Hellenic Bank Group also operates three Representative Offices, one in Moscow and one in St Petersburg in the Russian Federation; and one in Kiev in Ukraine. The success of the Hellenic Bank Group is based on exemplary customer service, the wide range of products and services on offer and the use of the latest technology in information and control systems.
Demetra holds a 21.02% stake in Hellenic Bank, which constitutes Demetra as the largest shareholder of the bank.
Logicom Public Ltd (LOG):
Logicom Public Ltd is an international group of leading information technology companies. The Logicom Group is a member of the FTSE/CySE20 and FTSE-Med indices, listed on the Main Market of the Cyprus Stock Exchange.
Established in 1987, the group currently employs more than 800 professionals and serves more than 8,000 customers through its fully-owned subsidiary companies in Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Germany, Romania, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Jordan, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman – with a sales office in Malta.
The Logicom Group activities include, the regional wholesale distribution of Technology Solutions and Services, the provision of turnkey integrated solutions including Business Consulting Services, Business Software, and IT Infrastructure Solutions as well as Managed Services and investments in two desalination plants supplying around 50% of the potable water in Cyprus and in Demetra Holdings PLC with activities in real estate management and as well as holdings and participations in listed and private entities.
Demetra holds a 10.3% stake in Logicom, which constitutes Demetra as the 2nd largest shareholder of the company.
Lordos Hotels (Holdings) Public Ltd (LHH):
Lordos Hotels (Holdings) Public Ltd was established in 1973 and since 1986, it is listed on the CSE. It is included in the FTSE Cy SE 20 Index.
The company owns and manages three time-honored hotel units that are located on privileged beaches and with a total capacity of over 1200 beds. The Golden Bay Beach Hotel 5* and Lordos Beach Hotel 4* in Larnaka – Dhekelia beach and the Golden Coast Beach Hotel 4* next to the fishing shelter and Protaras Marina. With the continuous upgrade of its hotel units, products, and services, the company offers unique travel experiences to visitors from 120 countries for various forms of tourism.
Demetra holds a 16.0% stake in Lordos Hotels, which constitutes Demetra as the 3rd largest shareholder of the company.