What they say about Malta

Malta: hedge fund industry gains momentum


Joseph Saliba, partner, MAMO TCV
Malta’s extensive network of double-taxation agreements, says Saliba, gives the jurisdiction a competitive advantage. He agrees with others that Malta can cater for the smaller, start-up funds in terms of cost. He says the approach of the regulator is also important. The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) takes a proactive approach to regulation while being supportive of innovation within the industry. “The MFSA will listen to what managers and the industry