Maltese securitisation vehicles

Maltese securitisation vehicles are not alternative investment funds

Authors: Max Ganado, Richard Ambery, Matthew Mizzi
Published on August 8, 2014
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Practices: Derivatives, Investment Services Regulation, Structured Finance & Securitisation
If the term “securitisation special purpose entity” in the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) were to be applied narrowly, then various securitisation transactions, including risk securitisations or possibly even whole business securitisations, would possibly fall within the scope of the AIFMD. Malta’s securitisation law provides clarity.