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  • CC Fund Services at the Lantern Fund Forum in Lugano

    CC Fund Services at the Lantern Fund Forum in Lugano

    CC Fund Services (CCFS) participated in the 2018 edition of the Lantern Fund Forum (LFF), as one of the event’s partners. The LFF was held on November 19 in Lugano, Switzerland and this year was the eighth edition of this important event which...

  • Shares spiral on arrest of China executive, oil sinks

    Global stock markets tumbled yesterday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive cast shadows on US-China trade relations, while oil prices sank on fears of smaller-than-expected output cuts. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 679.46...

  • Farsons appoints Michael Farrugia to executive director

    Farsons appoints Michael Farrugia to executive director

    Michael Farrugia has taken on the role of executive director responsible for operations and business development of Simonds Farsons Cisk plc. To better capitalise on the intense investment programme undertaken over the years, Mr Farrugia will be...

  • Primary market activity in 2018

    Primary market activity in 2018

    As the end of the year approaches, it is worth reviewing the amount of issuance across the primary market during 2018 and compare this to the activity of last year. Few investors may recall that on February 1, the Malta Stock Exchange (MSE) had...

  • Building a library for the Central Bank of Malta

    Joseph R. Grima (right), the former librarian of the Central Bank of Malta, will speak of his long career at the Bank, the development of the Bank’s library, and the establishment of MaLIA – previously the Malta Library Association – of which he...

  • Stocks sideswiped by Wall Street

    Global stocks tumbled to one-week lows yesterday, as declines by long-dated US bond yields and a renewal of trade concerns stoked fears of a downturn in the United States, the world’s largest economy. US markets were closed to mark former...

  • Shipping movements - December 6, 2018

    The following ships are expected in Malta: The CMA CGM Leo from Genoa to Beirut, the CMA CGM Rio Grande from Algeciras to Genoa, the Contship Sun from Salerno to Misurata, the Oued Ziz from Tunis to Tunis, the APL Minnesota from Suez Canal to La...

  • Equity market continues to decline

    Equity market continues to decline

    The MSE Equity Price Index moved lower for the fourth consecutive day as it eased by a further 0.07% to a one-month low of 4,458.139 points. The declines in the share prices of MIDI and Trident (albeit on trivial volumes) marginally outweighed the...

  • Farsons appoints Michael Farrugia executive director

    Farsons appoints Michael Farrugia executive director

    Michael Farrugia has taken on the role of executive director responsible for operations and business development of Simonds Farsons Cisk plc. To better capitalise on the intense investment programme undertaken over the years, Mr Farrugia will be...

  • Vienna Airport welcomes 25 millionth passenger

    Vienna Airport welcomes 25 millionth passenger

    Vienna Airport has achieved a new all-time high. Around noon on Monday, the 25 millionth passenger was welcomed on her arrival in Vienna. Vienna’s mayor Michael Ludwig and the members of the Vienna Airport management board Julian Jäger and Günther...

  • Acquiring and payment gateway services

    Secure Trading Group announced yesterday that they have been selected by one of the world’s largest independent international financial organisations, deVere Group, to supply one of their app’s payments platform with the provision of acquiring and...

  • Platform strengthened in time for Christmas

    Platform strengthened in time for Christmas

    Express Trailers has revamped its ShipLowCost online platform with a new look and extended its offering to allow customers to send anything they want to anywhere in the world with just a few clicks. “Since the start of ShipLowCost, it was always...

  • Stocks retreat as trade truce doubts return

    Deflating hopes of a swift resolution to the Sino-US trade war knocked world stocks off a three-week high yesterday, while recession warning lights in United States bond markets weighed on the dollar. Optimism over a rapprochement between US...

  • MSE Equity Price Index posts 3-day negative streak

    MSE Equity Price Index posts 3-day negative streak

    The MSE Equity Price Index moved 0.21% lower to a near one-month low of 4,461.034 points on Tuesday. Trading activity was spread across four shares, with MIA, Medserv and MaltaPost trending in negative territory whilst BOV closed the day unchanged.

  • Go shareholders approved plans to sell 49% of BMIT

    Go shareholders approved plans to sell 49% of BMIT

    Go shareholders have approved plans to sell a 49 per cent stake in BMIT Technologies, which the company is hoping will raise €49 million. The company said in a statement that shareholders’ approval had been given at an extraordinary general...

  • CC Funds Sicav plc launches new website

    CC Funds Sicav plc launches new website

    CC Funds Sicav has launched a new website, www.ccfunds.com.mt which provides viewers with a modern and user-friendly platform that provides access information about its range of funds. The new website is a source of easy-to-view information with...

  • Betsson Group receives gaming licence in Sweden

    Betsson Group has received licence to conduct online gaming in Sweden. The licences received are effective from January 1, 2019 and comprise the brands Betsson, NordicBet and SverigeAutomaten. Betsson now holds licences in 12 jurisdictions and...

  • Farsons Group collaborates with Mcast

    Farsons Group collaborates with Mcast

    Farsons Group has recently collaborated with Mcast on a co-lecturing seminar for first-year students on the BA Business Enterprise course within the Institute of Business Management and Commerce. This seminar was held on the initiative of course...

  • Stocks surge after trade truce

    A truce between US and Chinese leaders on trade tariffs boosted global markets yesterday, fuelling an advance of nearly one percent by world stocks, setting up gains on Wall Street and pushing emerging-market currencies higher against the...

  • Money market report for week ending November 30

    On November 26, the European Central Bank (ECB) announced its weekly main refinancing operation (MRO). The operation was conducted on November 27 and attracted bids from euro area eligible counterparties of €6.54 billion, €0.18 billion higher than...