News & Events

ESMA publishes final guidelines on AIFM remuneration

David Borg-Carbott - February 15, 2013 - Categories: Practice News
On 11th February, 2013, the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”) published the final guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the AIFMD (the “Guidelines”). Click here for a copy of the Guidelines. The Guidelines build upon Annex II of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (“AIFMD”) which establishes a set of rules with which AIFMs have to comply when establishing and applying the remuneration policies for certain categories of their staff as well as the Level II Regulations regarding remuneration policies, conflicts of interest and disclosure of remuneration.

MFSA proposes new regulatory framework for CSPs

GANADO Advocates - February 13, 2013 - Categories: Practice News
The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) recently issued a Consultation Paper on the proposed regulation of corporate service providers (CSPs) in Malta in order to implement EU Directive 2005/60/EC

Malta ratifies the Maritime Labour Convention, (MLC, 2006)

GANADO Advocates - January 28, 2013 - Categories: Practice News
On 18th January 2013, the Government of Malta, through its Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, H.E. John Paul Grech, deposited with the International Labour Office the instrument of ratification of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC, 2006). Malta becomes the 34th ILO Member State and the 12th EU Member State to ratify this landmark Convention, which sets out decent working and living conditions for seafarers while creating conditions of fair competition for ship-owners.

New Appointments

GANADO Advocates - January 1, 2013 - Categories: Firm News
We are pleased to announce the following new Senior Associate at the firm with effect from 1st January, 2013...