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  • MFSA alerts public on non-licensed financial companies

    Date: Tue, 08/04/2014 - 13:38

    The Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”) refers to the Notice to the General Public published on 03.04.14 regarding online foreign exchange (forex or FX) brokers offering their services or otherwise seeking to attract business without being duly licensed or...
  • A first for Malta – Economist Business Conference ‘a resounding success’

    Date: Thu, 13/03/2014 - 16:01

    Doing business from Malta was more profitable than it was doing business from other countries in central Europe, Malta Financial Services Authority Chairman, Professor Joseph Bannister stated during the Economist Business Roundtable with the Government of Malta, the...
  • MFSA Warning for Global Capital Markets

    Date: Sat, 08/03/2014 - 12:14

    The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has become aware of an entity operating under the names FxGcmi, Global Capital Markets FX LLC or Global Capital Markets FX Ltd which is known to have an internet presence at This entity purports to...
  • Think South. Think Malta, the Southern European Success Story

    Date: Wed, 25/12/2013 - 18:01

    In this feature report by the editorial team at di-ve Finance, we find out how the old stereotype implying that northern Europeans are necessarily more productive than their southern neighbors is not only wrong, but unfair, particularly in Malta’s case.
  • The Passport Controversy

    Date: Tue, 03/12/2013 - 00:12

    Throughout the years Malta has been known for its confrontational politics but one successful area where consensus has been the norm is the financial services sector. For the last 20 years both major parties have been in near-perfect agreement about all laws, concepts...
  • Productivity should support wage growth - CBM Governor

    Date: Fri, 29/11/2013 - 20:45

    While unit labour costs in Malta have been lower than in other euro area countries, it is crucial to ensure that higher productivity supports wage growth, thereby safeguarding the country’s competitiveness, the Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, Prof. Josef Bonnici...
  • Malta banks resilient in spite of Eurozone crisis

    Date: Fri, 15/11/2013 - 07:30

    The 2014 Malta Budget aims at narrowing Malta’s deficit to 2.1 per cent while encouraging investment and retaining the economy’s momentum. Although the EU was projecting a widening of the deficit, Malta’s Minister of Finance, Professor Edward Scicluna, is optimistic...
  • A first for Malta as 3a Global is launched

    Date: Fri, 08/11/2013 - 22:35

    3a is the first locally founded accountancy firm in Malta to branch out overseas. Instead of becoming representatives of a foreign principal, which is the norm in Malta, they have reversed the trend and are now engaging affiliates who will be representing the 3a brand...
  • The 3a Malta Budget Report: All you need to know in 6 Points

    Date: Tue, 05/11/2013 - 18:35

    The team in-charge of Di-ve Finance, supported by 3a Malta, presents you with a concise and to-the-point summary of the Malta Budget Speech for 2014. Like that you can get the full picture without extra, subject interpretations – and you can make up your own mind about...
  • LIVE: Budget 2014 - Malta fairer and stronger

    Date: Mon, 04/11/2013 - 18:27

    21:00h: To conclude, the Minister for Finance said that It is the government’s intention to improve work conditions and eliminate abuse. With the assistance of Unions and employers a Workers’ Rights Charter will be prepared. From next year the honoraria of members of...