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Regulatory Action against Vella & Associates Limited (“the Company”)

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The Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”) decided to proceed with imposing an administrative penalty of five hundred Euro (€500) on the Company.

Address:

Vella & Associates
JB House
22, Lewis F. Mizzi Street,
Iklin IKL 1061
MALTA

Business Activity: Provision of company services in terms of the Company Service Providers Act (Chapter 529 of the Laws of Malta).

BREACHES

The Company failed to adhere to its obligations in terms of Rule 17.03 of the Rules for Company Service Providers (“CSPs”) (the latter applicable until 15 March 2021 prior to the coming into force of the new CSPs Rulebook), to submit the Auditors’ Management Letter within the regulatory deadline.

REGULATORY ACTION

On 25 October 2021, the Malta Financial Services Authority decided to impose an administrative penalty of five hundred Euro (€500) on Vella & Associates Limited.

The Malta Financial Services Authority has taken this decision in terms of the powers granted to it under Article 9(1) of the Company Service Providers Act.

It should be noted that the MFSA’s decision may be appealed before the Financial Services Tribunal within the period as prescribed by the applicable law.

PUBLICATION

This notice is being published as part of the MFSA’s standard enforcement policy and in terms of Article 16(8) of the MFSA Act.

This news item was originally published by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA MT). For more information, see the Source Link.

Regulator Information

Abbreviation: MFSA
Jurisdiction: Malta

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