iGaming News

Latest news relating to the Malta Gaming sector. Click below and contact us if you need any additional information.

The FIAU launched the Compliance and Supervision platform for assessing risk (CASPAR)

The Compliance and Supervision Platform for Assessing Risk (CASPAR) is an online tool created by the FIAU with the aim of processing the submission of the Risk Evaluation Questionnaire (REQs).

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MGA Gaming Act: New Directives and Key Functions Notification

The MGA has issued Regulations and Directives that come into force on 1 August 2018 together with the new Gaming Act.

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New Gaming Licence Fees Regulations 2018

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The new licence categories (S.L. 438.04) have been changed to service-based (B2C) and supply-based (B2B) types.

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VAT Gaming changes for 2018

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On 21st November 2017, the Malta VAT Dpt issued guidelines which shall change the VAT treatment of certain supplies related to gambling as of 1st January 2018.

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The Key Official Guide for iGaming companies in Malta

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We launched a guide to the duties and responsibilities of the Key Official for gaming companies in Malta: the Key Official Guide.

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FIAU and MGA issued a revised consultation document

Revised consultation document on the application of AML/CFT obligations to the gaming sector issued by the FIAU and the MGA.

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Gaming laws to be consolidated into single legislation

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The Malta Gaming Authority published a White Paper proposing major reforms to the Malta's Gaming legal framework.

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New Skill Games Regulations introduced in Malta

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New Skill Games Regulations which empower the Malta Gaming Authority to regulate this sector came into force on the 24 January of 2017.

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Research on the VAT changes in Gaming

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2015 saw the introduction of new VAT rules for Gaming operators. Mazars Malta independently carried out market research with key players in the gaming market.

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