Ganado Advocates

Financial Services Department

Current View:

This content is provided by Ganado Advocates .


Banking & Finance

  • Retained by a large number of Maltese banks & financial institutions
  • Acts for international banks in their Maltese law requirements & assists them in asset/project finance requirements involving Maltese law aspects
  • Instructed by a number of international industry associations to issue legal opinions on market documentation
Investment Services & Funds
  • Advises established & start-up market operators alike (primarily fund promoters, fund managers, investment firms & fund custodians) on all aspects of Maltese & EU law & regulation
  • A leader & first-mover in funds structuring, having set-up the first: multi-fund platform; professional investor fund; Notified Alternative Investment Fund (NAIF); & standalone master-feeder fund structure
Capital Markets
  • At the forefront of innovative capital markets transactions in Malta & a driver for innovation in their regulation, reporting & taxation
  • Best known for the provision of legal advice on even the most complex debt & equity transactions & securitisation deals
  • Instrumental to the introduction of modern structured finance techniques to Malta
Insurance & Pensions
  • Counsel to most of the local insurance management & pension trustee market, advising (re)insurance companies, pension schemes & related parties on a wide gamut of matters, including the establishment of new undertakings, pass-porting of insurance/pensions business across the EU, portfolio/business transfers, cross-border mergers & Solvency II regulatory support


Bianchi, Matthew

Bonello, Leonard

Brincat, Matthew

Farrugia, James

Ganado, Max

Portanier, Conrad

Zerafa, Andre


Asset Management


Financial Services



Investment Management


Real Estate