Maltese Go To Jersey To Forge Relationships

tax       2000-07-14 
It could well be that recent attacks by the OECD and FATF on a number of offshore financial centres may lead to a degree of bonding between jurisdictions, but the OECD will no doubt be dismayed to learn that that a delegation of financiers from Malta made a flying visit to Jersey this week to highlight possible relationships between the two jurisdictions, particularly given that Jersey was included on the OECD's blacklist of tax havens, whilst Malta was one of the six offshore financial centres which promised the organisation it would conform with international best standards of transparency and mutual assistance.