Joseph Zammit Tabona has been appointed by the Prime Minister to chair the newly set up Malta-UK Business Promotion Taskforce which will be responsible for business promotion of Malta within the UK. This task force is being set up to implement a plan of action between now and end 2019 to promote business, including industrial,… Read More


By James Titcomb THE UK dominates the European financial technology industry, with figures showing it boasts more billion-dollar fintech companies than the rest of the continent put together. Britain houses four fintech “unicorns” – companies valued at $1bn (£780m) or more – with a combined valuation of $18.5bn, according to a report by the technology… Read More


MARK CARNEY has warned that new financial technology could damage the business model of traditional banks as savers turn away from mainstream lenders. Mr Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, said that competition in the financial technology space could reduce loyalty “and the stability of funding of incumbent banks” which would force the Bank… Read More