Malta Captive Insurance, Insurance and Re-Insurance


Malta is fast becoming a strategic insurance domicile. The growth in this sector is attributable to a number of factors including:

  • A pro-business regulatory environment
  • European passport rights
  • Regulatory environment
  • A wide network of Double Taxation Agreements

The main laws regulating insurance business in Malta

  • The Insurance Business Act
  • The Insurance Intermediaries Act

Our insurance practice works with clients to assess their business and maximise the advantages available to Malta captive insurance companies, insurers and insurance intermediaries, whilst seeking to protect clients businesses and safeguard their reputation.

Types of structures gvzh advocates can incorporate/support

  • Insurance and reinsurance companies
  • Malta Captive Insurance companies (Affiliated Insurance Companies)
  • Protected Cell Companies
  • Incorporated Cell Companies
  • Insurance intermediaries
  • Securitisation vehicles

Our insurance lawyers work as an integrated team with specialists from other leading practices in the sector such as corporate restructuring, consulting and outsourcing.  This approach provides benefits for our clients through the provision of seamless services which include:

  • Company restructuring
  • M&A and reorganisation
  • Tax advisory
  • Run-off solutions
  • Insurance company incorporation and licensing
  • Regulatory and compliance
  • Administration and management outsourcing