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  • Your financial position after you say ‘I do!’

    Your financial position after you say ‘I do!’

    The morning after the words ‘I do’ have been said, the reception is over and the newly-weds head to their honeymoon dreaming of their new journey together, they will wake up to a new financial reality which they themselves may not be aware...

  • Don’t panic

    Don’t panic

    Over recent weeks, since January 26 to be exact, financial markets have seen the most notable spike in volatility experienced over the last two years. The calmest period in financial markets since the 2008 crisis has been swiftly disrupted by the...

  • Addressing the gender pay gap

    An employee in Ireland who works in a warehouse had consistently been paid less than her male counterparts. She alleged she was doing the same work as the male employees and in some cases work of more value. She further alleged that despite...

  • AST Prospects MTF bond admitted to Stock Exchange

    The AST Group plc €1.835 million 5.5% 2028 Prospects MTF bond has been admitted to the Prospects MTF, a market regulated as an MTF and operated by the Malta Stock Exchange and trading of the bond commenced last Monday. The group will use the...

  • Hermes Linder Fund wins award

    Hermes Linder Fund Class A has been awarded the prestigious Thomson Reuters Lipper Award at the award-giving ceremony held earlier this month in Zurich, Switzerland. Hermes Linder Fund placed first out of 237 funds within the category of ‘Equity...

  • MSE index turns positive as global equities rebound

    MSE index turns positive as global equities rebound

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index recouped from the previous week’s minimal 0.021 per cent loss, having advanced by 0.424 per cent, to close at 8,633.597 points. Meanwhile, global equities recovered as investors shrugged off the latest indications...

  • US inflation rises faster than expected in January

    A much anticipated report on US inflation showed that consumer prices rose faster than expected in January, a sign of firming inflation that bolstered expectations of higher interest rates. The Labour Department reported last week that the...

  • New managing director of business advisory company

    New managing director of business advisory company

    JP Fabri has been appointed managing director of ARQ Group’s newly set-up economic and resilience advisory arm, ARQ Economic & Business Intelligence Limited, as well as a director of ARQ Group. He will also be leading the group’s blockchain and...

  • Intensive executive development programme for BOV top management

    Bank of Valletta’s executive team recently concluded an intensive Executive Development Programme, which ran over a one-year period. Designed and developed by the bank’s Training, Ethics and Employee Development Function in collaboration with CASS...

  • The potential of arbitration

    The potential of arbitration

    The Malta Arbitration Centre will be hosting a business breakfast on Friday to commemorate the 20th anniversary since the coming into force of the Arbitration Act. George Hyzler, who is serving his third term as chairman of the centre’s Board of...

  • Company briefs

    International audit and consulting group Mazars has launched a mobile app, branded Mazars Live!, designed to connect users with developments taking place within the Mazars network, while providing insights into topics shaping the contemporary...

  • Recruitment is not a ‘one-size-fits-all’ model

    Recruitment is not a ‘one-size-fits-all’ model

    Recruitment agencies are well-known for being committed to working closely with clients who share their business objectives and recruitment needs. They also help candidates interested in new job opportunities, providing them with relevant career...

  • Tri-Mer inaugurates new offices, announces merger

    Tri-Mer inaugurates new offices, announces merger

    The Tri-Mer Group, a leading corporate service, tax advisory and audit provider in Malta, inaugurated its new offices in Mrieħel in the presence of Silvio Schembri, Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy and...

  • New managerial appointments at APS Bank

    New managerial appointments at APS Bank

    APS Bank has reaffirmed its commitment to workplace equality as three women have filled new managerial roles within the bank’s Operations and Finance functions respectively. Dorianne Farrugia, new senior manager (Operations), is responsible for...

  • Raising the bar in fire

    The Chamber of Engineers will be holding a seminar on fire, legislation and the importance of fire doors standards on February 21 at the Corinthia Palace Hotel, Attard. Professionals who are active in the building services sector are encouraged to...

  • Emirates Skywards clinches ‘Excellence in Management’ at Loyalty Awards 2018

    Emirates Skywards clinches ‘Excellence in Management’ at Loyalty Awards 2018

    Emirates Skywards, the loyalty programme of Emirates airline, has clinched the award for ‘Excellence in Management’ at the 10th annual Loyalty Awards 2018, organised by FlightGlobal and Global Flight and held in Bangkok. The award recognises...

  • Online casino operator recognised at two award ceremonies in London

    Online casino operator recognised at two award ceremonies in London

    Videoslots was named Slots Operator at the 11th International Gaming Awards at a lavish ceremony at Grosvenor House, London, on the eve of ICE 2018, where it was recognised for its commitment to a social, interactive experience and vast number of...

  • Success from the start

    Success from the start

    Last September, the Domino’s franchise opened its first store in Malta. The news was received with great enthusiasm. Within the first 10 minutes of opening its doors, over 80 orders were placed and this number kept increasing as time went by. So...

  • Butter is better

    Butter is better

    Have you ever walked down the dairy aisle in the supermarket and wondered which product to pick from the ever-growing selection of butter and margarine? Most people have, mostly because they are not aware of the differences between the two. While...

  • Firm has ‘strong culture of learning’

    Firm has ‘strong culture of learning’

    Set up in 2007, Konnekt this year launches a new image and rebranding exercise. Rebecca Mifsud, a recruitment specialist forming part of the firm’s IT and iGaming team, talks about her work experience. Why did you join Konnekt? I was a fresh...