Regulatory Action against ESTM Limited (“the Company”)
NOVEMBER 02, 2022

The Malta Financial Services Authority (“MFSA”) decided to proceed with imposing an administrative penalty of four thousand and two hundred Euro (€4,200) on the Company.

Address:

ESTM Limited
Somnium, Level 2,
Tower Street,
Swatar, Birkirkara,
Malta

Business Activity: Fund Administrator in terms of the Investment Services Act (Chapter 370 of the Laws of Malta).

BREACHES

The Company failed to adhere to its obligations in terms of SLC 5.2, SLC 5.3 and SLC 5.2(i) of Part BI of the Rules for Recognised Persons, to submit the Annual Report (the latter including the Audited Financial Statements), the Auditor’s Management Letter and the Letter from the Board of Directors for the year ended 31 December 2019, within the regulatory deadline.

REGULATORY ACTION

On 28 October 2022, the Malta Financial Services Authority decided to impose an administrative penalty of four thousand and two hundred Euro (€4,200) on the Company.

The Malta Financial Services Authority has taken this decision in terms of the powers granted to it under Article 16 A.(1) of the Investment Services Act.

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 and Article 16A.(4) of the Investment Services Act.

UPDATE ON 9 December 2022

The Authority’s decision was not appealed before the Financial Services Tribunal within the period established by law.