Corporate Services

Corporate Service Providers

Authors: Stephanie Sciberras
Published on April 17, 2014
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Practices: Corporate, Corporate Governance, Corporate Services
On 24 December, 2013, Parliament enacted the Company Service Providers Act, 2013 (Act XX of 2013; the “Act”). In this article, Dr Stephanie Sciberras opines that this statute not only introduced regulatory supervision of all types of company service providers (“CSPs”), but its Parts II to XI also amended various financial services and banking laws.

Malta Company Formations

Authors: Adrian M. Gabarretta, Matthew Mizzi
Published on March 13, 2014
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Practices: Corporate, Corporate Governance, Corporate Services
Corporate services are one of the country’s key offerings. Malta has continued to develop its presence in this field for well over two decades and more than 60,000 companies have been registered in Malta.

The Role and Responsibilities of a Company Secretary of a Regulated Company Incorporated under Maltese Law

Authors: GANADO Advocates
Published on May 25, 2016
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Practices: Corporate Governance, Corporate Services
The role of the company secretary should not be looked at as merely fulfilling administrative secretarial duties. Despite the name, the role is not a clerical or secretarial one in the usual sense. The company secretary keeps board members informed of their legal responsibilities. It is true that a company secretary does not take part in the management of the company as this is the responsibility of the Directors, but nowadays the role of company secretary is being increasingly considered as that of a special advisor to the board.