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CYS Investments, Inc. (CYS)

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CYS Investments, Inc.
890 Winter Street
Suite 200
Waltham, MA 02451
United States - Map
Phone: 617-639-0440

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Mortgage Investment
Full Time Employees:16

Business Summary 

CYS Investments, Inc., a specialty finance company, invests in residential mortgage pass-through certificates in the United States. It also focuses on investing in residential mortgage-backed securities that are issued and the principal and interest of which are guaranteed by a federally chartered corporation (Agency RMBS); collateralized mortgage obligations issued by a government agency or government-sponsored entity that are collateralized by Agency RMBS; and debt securities issued by the United States Department of Treasury or a government sponsored entity. The company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust. As a result, it would not be subject to corporate income tax on that portion of its net income that is distributed to shareholders. The company was formerly known as Cypress Sharpridge Investments, Inc. and changed its name to CYS Investments, Inc. in September 2011. CYS Investments, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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Corporate Governance 
CYS Investments, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Aug 1, 2014 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 10.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Kevin E. Grant CFA, 53
Chairman, Chief Exec. officer, Pres, Chief Investment officer, Chief Exec. officer of Cypress Sharpridge Advisors Llc and Pres of Cypress Sharpridge Advisors Llc
Ms. Frances Rebecca Spark ACA, 55
Chief Financial Officer, VP and Treasurer
Mr. Richard E. Cleary , 51
Chief Operating Officer and Assistant Sec.
Mr. Thomas A. Rosenbloom , 51
Exec. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Jeffrey P. Hughes , 72
Director, Member of Nominating & Corp. Governance Committee, Member of Compensation Committee and Sec. of Cypress Sharpridge Advisors LLC
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in USD.
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