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17/09/2020

The resurgence of crypto exuberance

Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 17 September 2020 Another thing that appears to concern crypto evangelists are burning questions pertaining to the technical design China will be using for its digital money system. Facebook’s attempt last year to launch its pioneering coin “Libra” was ill-fated. The original plan was for Libra to be backed […]

Awards

15/01/2017

PKF-FPM has been recognised as the 2016 Best Place to Work in the Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards

PKF-FPM has been voted as the best employer in its field in the UK, according to judges at London-based industry publication Accountancy Age and the Best Companies Group. The company, founded nearly a quarter of a century ago, won the Top UK Accountancy Employer Award at the British Accountancy Awards ahead of many other reputed […]

New PKF Publication

19/06/2020

Navigating The Pandemic Through Bitpod Podcasts

Author: Miriam Sultana – Head of Economics Advisory, PKF Malta Published on Malta Chamber of Commerce Blog – 19th June 2020 Driven by the ever-growing need for innovation, last year PKF Malta founded the initiative “Bitpod” the brainchild of Head of Legal Dr Marilyn Formosa and Senior Partner Mr George M. Mangion. Bitpod is a quasi-lab that seeks […]

Banking - 06/08/2020

After bailing out the hospitality sector, should banks follow?

Author: George Mangion Published on Business Today 6 August 2020 In a wave of bad reports on bank profit statements, one realises that the drop in profits caused by the COVID-19 pandemic encouraged overseas bank directors to trim their salaries/bonuses in sympathy with their suffering depositors. In the first quarter of this year, HSBC’s chief executive said […]

World news - 06/08/2020

Cannabis-Infused Products The Future Of The European Market?

Author: Jurgen Dalli – Junior Legal Associate, PKF Malta Published on Malta Chamber of Commerce Blog:  6 August 2020 Perhaps, Europe has been one of the most active communities in this regard as many have legalized medical cannabis and have delved into the exportation and importation of cannabis. The latest novelty vis-à-vis cannabis in Europe is that of […]

Malta News - 05/08/2020

The fate of the furloughed force

Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 5 August 2020 What is the term furlough? This is a term, few of us were aware of until the Coronavirus lockdown, but it has recently become a lifeline for many people and businesses. The logic of furlough – keeping workers attached to their employer through this crisis so […]

World news - 28/07/2020

Hard Brexit means no deal?

Author: George Mangion Published on Malta Independent 28 July 2020 UK’s economy was badly hit by the lockdown and its health authorities are battling the consequences of infections, amid even strict orders for citizens to maintain social distancing.  Measures were taken, not only to protect the health of most vulnerable communities but also their quality of life […]