About us


The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) is the single regulator of financial services in Malta. The MFSA regulates banking, financial institutions, insurance companies and insurance intermediaries, investment services companies and collective investment schemes, securities markets, recognized investment exchanges, trust management companies, company services providers and pension schemes. Since 2018, it is also responsible for regulating Virtual Financial Assets.

About us


The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) is the single regulator of financial services in Malta. The MFSA regulates banking, financial institutions, insurance companies and insurance intermediaries, investment services companies and collective investment schemes, securities markets, recognized investment exchanges, trust management companies, company services providers and pension schemes. Since 2018, it is also responsible for regulating Virtual Financial Assets.

About us


The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) is the single regulator of financial services in Malta. The MFSA regulates banking, financial institutions, insurance companies and insurance intermediaries, investment services companies and collective investment schemes, securities markets, recognized investment exchanges, trust management companies, company services providers and pension schemes. Since 2018, it is also responsible for regulating Virtual Financial Assets.

Mission and Vision


Our mission and vision is driven by our five core values which guide the MFSA in the conduct of its operations and which are essential for the fulfilment of our mission and the achievement of our vision. They constitute the foundation of our governance and are instilled in our work ethic.

Read more about our Vision 2021 here.

Mission

To be an independent, proactive and trustworthy supervisory authority whose purpose is to safeguard the integrity of markets and maintain stability within the financial sector for the benefit and protection of consumers.

Vision

To be a leading forward looking financial services regulator, having the respect and trust of the industry and the general public, contributing towards a strong and dynamic financial sector.

Our values


Integrity

Integrity is an integral part of our mission, guiding our actions and decisions.

Trustworthiness

To act with fairness, objectivity and respect when dealing with consumers and licence holders.

Dependability

To act in a reliable, transparent and accountable manner at all times.

Excellence

To have the right competencies to combine quality with efficiency to demonstrate professionalism and to contribute to the setting of high standards.

Independence

To perform the Authority’s duties without external influence