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Malta Asset Management Forum 2021

Sixth edition

2 December 2021 | Hilton Malta, Portomaso, St. Julians

The sixth edition of the Malta Asset Management Forum will be held at the Hilton Malta, Portomaso, St. Julians, Malta on 2 December 2021.

This year’s forum will follow the same format as in previous years, with topics of interest to the asset management community being discussed in a concise manner.

Topics of discussion, amongst others, will be:

  • The MFSA’s supervisory priorities for the asset management sector
  • The FIAU’s response to Malta’s grey listing
  • ESG and fintech: Shaping the future of investments
  • Emerging stronger

Registrations to the Malta Asset Management Forum will start at 13:00 CET and the event will conclude with networking drinks at 18:30 CET. A detailed programme will be made available shortly.

In view of current health and safety protocols, we are only able to accept a limited number of guests. At present, this is limited to the first 100 registrations! Register now to reserve your place.

We look forward to seeing you there.

 

Details

Date: 2 December 2021

Time: 13:00 - 18:30 CET

Location: The Hilton Malta, Portomaso, St. Julians, Malta (view map)

CPE: This event has been accredited with 4 hours of structured CPE qualifying under Core competency as per the Accountancy Board Accreditation Rules.

Registration

To reserve your place, kindly fill in the registration form.

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Thursday, 02 December 2021

13:00

Registration

 

14:00

Event introduction:

Dr. Andre Zerafa – Managing Partner, Ganado Advocates 

 

14:10

Keynote speech: 

Joe Gavin – CEO, MFSA

 

14:20

Presentation: MFSA’s supervisory priorities for the asset management sector

Dr. Christopher P. Buttigieg - Chief Officer Supervision, MFSA

 

14:40

Presentation: AML considerations for the asset management & fund industry

Dr. Jonathan Phyall – Senior Manager Legal Affairs, FIAU

 

15:00

Panel discussion: How will ESG shape the future of investments?

 

Moderator: Przemyslaw Koger – Director and Head of Relationship Management Malta

 

Panelists:

Dr. Nick Curmi – Partner, Ganado Advocates

Matthew Xuereb – Financial Advisory Director, Deloitte

Steve Ellul – Policy Advisor, Ministry of Energy, Enterprise and Sustainable Development

Lisa Vella – CEO, HSBC Global Asset Management (Malta) Ltd.

 

15:40

Coffee break

 

16:00

Panel discussion: Can Malta be a centre for fintech operators?

 

Moderator: Brian Zarb Adami – CEO, CyberSift

 

Panelists:

Herman Ciappara – Head of FinTech Supervision, MFSA

Nick Calamatta – Co-CEO, Calamatta Cuschieri

Dr. Leonard Bonello – Partner, Ganado Advocates

Jonathan Bowman – CTO, OpenPayD

Ruzbeh Bacha – CEO, CityFALCON

 

16:40

Presentation: Tax update

Craig Schembri – Director, Deloitte

Dr. Christopher Bergedahl – Senior Manager, Deloitte

 

17:00

Panel discussion: Emerging stronger

 

Moderator: James Farrugia – Partner, Ganado Advocates

 

Panelists:

Michael Bianchi – Director, Deloitte

Chris Casapinta - Country Executive, AlterDomus

Dr. Christopher P. Buttigieg - Chief Officer Supervision, MFSA

Dr. Andre Zerafa – MP, Ganado Advocates

Rudolph Psaila – Chairman, FinanceMalta

Kenneth Farrugia – Chairman, MASA

 

18:15

Concluding remarks

 

18:20

Reception

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