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Banking & Finance Financial Services Regulation Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT)
Apr 10, 2018

The 2018 International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech in Malta – Q&As

Malta provides a very attractive environment for technology-based businesses having a European marketing strategy.  The island has seen significant growth in the technological sector, including...

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Aviation Registering an Aircraft in Malta
Feb 28, 2018

Commercial Importation Of Aircrafts

An aircraft whose owner is established in the European Union and is intended for commercial use may be imported through Malta for VAT purposes and...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
Dec 06, 2017

The Rights Granted to Minority Shareholders under the Maltese Companies Act

Authors: Dr. Andrew J. Zammit, Dr. Kurt Hyzler and Dr. Amanda Vella “The rights of minority shareholders are an important and rapidly developing branch of...

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Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) Financial Services Regulation
Oct 21, 2017

The Notified AIF – Malta’s Fast Track Fund

The following article appeared on the IBA industry publication on investment funds Volume 20 No. 1 Dated August 2017. Authors: Dr. Andrew J. Zammit & Dr. Kurt Hyzler...

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Credit & Financial Institutions Financial Services Regulation
Oct 09, 2017

Lexology Navigator: Secured Lending

Trends and regulatory climate Trends What is the current state of the lending market in your jurisdiction and have any new trends emerged over the...

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Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
Oct 03, 2017

New Incentives for Family Businesses

The Family Business Act aims to regulate family businesses and the manner in which they are managed and operated. It also endeavours to ease the...

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Data Protection
Jul 18, 2017

Can your IP disclose your ID?

An “IP”, or “internet protocol” is a unique series of numbers allocated to each and every device connected to a network, including and most notable...

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Financial Services Regulation
May 23, 2017

The International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech 2017 | ICLG

GVZH Advocates’ contribution to the 2017 International Comparative Legal Guide to Fintech Law in Malta. Contributors: Dr. Andrew Zammit & Dr. Michael Grech.  Read the full...

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