Growth continues

Malta: hedge fund industry gains momentum

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Luck, says Deloitte’s Stephen Paris, has something to do with Malta’s success as an international financial centre and as a growing jurisdiction for hedge funds. However, it is not just luck that has seen the country emerge from the financial crisis in such a good state.

The stability of its banking system, coupled with what is seen as a well-regulated onshore regime for hedge funds, is continuing to attract start-ups. Paris believes Malta is particularly well placed for this sector of the market