GANADO Advocates has been invited to contribute to the 2017 edition of the ‘Opportunities in Business Jets’ and ‘Opportunities in Superyachts’ conferences, organised by Quaynote Communications at the Grand Hotel Excelsior on the 22nd and 23rd of February.
Organised in Malta for the 5th time, these conferences have become yearly appointments for the local and international aircraft and superyachts community, during which industry leaders come together to discuss key issues of concern affecting these industries. GANADO Advocates was, once again, one of the key sponsors at these events.
During the Business Jets conference day, Dr Matthew Xerri, Associate within the firm’s Aviation practice, hosted a round-table discussion about the different forms of aviation finance, mainly addressing issues of accessibility and liquidity.
On the conference day dedicated to Superyachts. Ms Christine Cassar Naudi, Partner within the firm’s Corporate Finance and Tax practice, hosted another round-table discussion on the practical issues with respect to the Malta VAT leasing structures for yachts. Ms Cassar Naudi also participated as a panellist during a discussion about the similarities and differences between yacht and business jet finance.