What they say about Malta

Malta special report 2010/2011: the one to watch


Chris Bond, head of global banking and markets, HSBC Bank Malta
As Malta’s financial services sector widens and deepens, Bond believes the “trend is your friend”. He expects the majority of funds domiciled in Malta to continue to be professional investor funds (PIFs) as well as more Ucits products. “The reason for that is that I think the Ucits brand is becoming better and better recognised throughout the world.” Although Luxembourg has the lion’s share of Ucits business, he believes cost and cap