Monthly Archives: July 2018

MGA – New Gaming Framework Directives

On 20 July 2018, the Regulations which, together with the new Gaming Act (Cap. 583 of the Laws of Malta) form the new gaming regulatory framework were published in the Government Gazette of Malta, Number 20,028, as Legal Notices 242-249 of 2018. You can find a download link to these regulations in both Maltese and […]

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MGA – Key Functions Notification

One of the salient changes which shall be brought about by the new Gaming Act, as of 1 August 2018, is that licensees are required to identify the persons responsible for the key functions as defined at law. Such persons are, in turn, required to undergo the MGA’s scrutiny in order for the Authority to […]

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Tender for the Construction, Installation and Dismantling of a Stand at Delta Summit at Saint Julian’s, Malta and Transportation, Installation and Dismantling at SiGMA

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has issued a Tender for the Construction, Installation & Dismantling of a Stand at Delta Summit, at IACC Conference Centre, St Julian’s, Malta for the period 3rd October to 5th October 2018, and Subsequent Transportation, Installation & Dismantling at SiGMA, Summit of iGaming Malta, at the Malta Fairs & Convention Centre (MFCC), […]

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The FIAU issues the Implementing Procedures – Part II addressed to the Remote Gaming Sector

The Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit (FIAU) has today issued the Implementing Procedures – Part II addressed to the remote gaming sector.  This document focuses, and provides guidance, on certain aspects of the Prevention of Money Laundering and Funding of Terrorism Regulations (“PMLFTR”) which warrant further elaboration at industry-specific level to ensure that they are understood […]

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The MGA Publishes its 2017 Annual Report and Financial Statements

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has published its Annual Report and Financial Statements for the financial year ending 31 December 2017. The report provides an overview of the activities and work performed throughout the year by the MGA which mainly focused on the finalisation of the new Gaming Act, coming into force in 2018, and […]

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