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More companies may be able to redomicile to Malta

GANADO Advocates - June 28, 2013 - Categories: Practice News
The recent issuance by the Malta Registrar of Companies of a Provisional Certificate of Continuation to a French company seeking to continue into Malta might open up for French and other EU companies the possibility of redomiciling to Malta, even though the laws of their country or jurisdiction of incorporation do not expressly authorise company continuations.

Malta publishes final AIFMD implementing measures: Malta is open for AIFMD business

David Borg-Carbott - June 25, 2013 - Categories: Practice News
On 25 June, 2013 the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) issued the final implementing measures for Malta's transposition of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (2011/61/EU) (AIFMD). Today's publication of the final implementing measures means that not only is Malta one of the first jurisdictions to publish its final set of AIFMD implementing measures but also that applications from start-up alternative investment fund managers are now being accepted.