IKOS has been managing client assets from 1993 and was one of the first independent hedge funds in Europe.
Founder and chief executive officer Elena Ambrosiadou started the company with a reputed $600,000 in a managed account in 1992. Since when it has grown substantially, accruing assets under management to around $1.5 billion.
Originally headquartered in London, the company moved to Cyprus in November 2009. It operates a global infrastructure with execution sites and research facilities in New