CYS - CYS Investments, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD

CYS Investments, Inc.

500 Totten Pond Road
6th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
United States

SectorReal Estate
IndustryREIT - Diversified
Full Time Employees16

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kevin E. Grant CFAFounder, Chairman, Pres, CEO & Chief Investment Officer2.28MN/A1961
Mr. Jack DeCicco CPA, CPACFO & Treasurer954.69kN/A1976
Mr. Richard E. ClearyCOO & Assistant Sec.816.28kN/A1963
Mr. Thomas A. RosenbloomExec. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec.1.31MN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


CYS Investments, Inc. operates as a specialty finance company in the United States. It invests in residential mortgage-backed securities that are issued, and the principal and interest of which are guaranteed by a federally chartered corporation; and debt securities issued by the United States Department of Treasury. 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 headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. As of July 31, 2018, CYS Investments, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Two Harbors Investment Corp.

Corporate Governance

CYS Investments, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2018 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.