Registration Time: 13.15
Session Time: 13.30 - 16.45 including a 15-minute coffee break
Speaker: Dr Christina Scicluna
Venue: Lower Ground, Tower Training Centre, Swatar
The seminar will introduce the concepts and requirements for the setting up of corporate structures under Maltese law and will analyse the distinction between the various types of corporate entities available, with particular focus on private and public limited liability companies, partnerships and trusts. The fundamental principles of separate legal personality and corporate governance will also be discussed and will conclude by analysing the procedures for dissolution of corporate structures and practical implications and instances of when company recovery procedures may be instituted in terms of Maltese law.
Objectives of this session
To provide the audience with an understanding of the various corporate structures which are available under Maltese law and how these structures operate.
Private and public limited liability companies, partnerships and trusts and comparative between these structures. Principles of separate legal personality and corporate governance when applied to various corporate structures and the manner in which these corporate structures may be dissolved and possibilities of company recovery procedures.
Accountants, lawyers, corporate administrators working in corporate services.
Dr. Christina Scicluna started her legal career with one of the Big Four firms specialising in personal tax compliance and personal tax advisory services and has advised a number of high net worth individuals on matters relating to taxation and immigration.
Christina also advises a variety of multinational clients on international corporate structures, including the setting up of corporate entities in Malta for both local and foreign investment and has been involved in a number of mergers and acquisitions.
Christina has been active in the fintech industry with a focus on blockchain and cryptocurrency since June 2017 and has been assisting a number of international clients on regulatory matters relating to blockchain, virtual financial assets and distributed ledger technology projects.
MIA Members: €35.00
Non-MIA Members: €70.00
Retired Members: €15.00
Auditors, accountants and lawyers
3 hours Core
Christina SciclunaGANADO Advocates
Dr. Christina Scicluna is an advocate within GANADO Advocates’ Corporate and Fintech teams. She advises a variety of multinational clients on international corporate structures, including the setting up of Maltese entities and redomiciliations of entities, M&A transactions and assisting clients on corporate governance matters.
Christina has also been involved in the Fintech industry since 2017 and advises a number of clients on legal matters relating to Blockchain, virtual financial assets and distributed ledger technology projects.
Corporate Structures Available Under Maltese Law
Organized By: The Malta Institute of Accountants
Type of Event: Seminar
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Date & Time
Fri, 22 March 2019
13:30 - 16:45
Lower Ground, Tower Training Centre, Swatar,
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