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About us

Updated on Monday 10th August 2020

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Ciantar Associates was created in 1985 and ever since it has evolved with the single purpose of becoming a trusted partner of local and foreign investors interested in starting a business in Malta.
Even if at is core, Ciantar Associates is an accounting and audit company, we have surrounded ourselves with specialists from several fields which enable us to offer full company registration services. We are oriented towards foreign clients in Malta. Ciantar Associates is a company licensed by the Malta Institute of Accountants as Auditors and by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) ( Registration no C-18970). Ciantar Associates is a member of BridgeWest.
Your legal request will be handled by our in-house lawyers, financial experts or auditors. In case we cannot handle your request we will do our best to put you in contact with the right specialist.

Our team

The team at Ciantar Associates is made of professionals in the accounting and audit fields, but we also rely on in-house and affiliate lawyers who can assist in various legal matters.
Simon-Ciantar.jpgSimon Ciantar is the CEO of Ciantar Associates and a partner in the firm for more than 12 years. He is a qualified accountant and registered auditor. Simon Ciantar speaks English and Italian, so foreign clients can benefit from an easy communication.
Mr. Simon Ciantar is a member of various important organizations, among which:
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Our services

All our services are tailored to the client’s needs and requests, as we try to answer all the inquiries in a personal, yet very professional manner. We strive to personalize our services on the needs of the client, which often includes offering solutions which respond to the size of the business to be set up in Malta. This is why we can help those who want to set up small and medium-sized enterprises in Malta, but also those who want to extend existing companies which are usually suitable for large companies established as branches and subsidiaries.
Our services include, but are not limited to:
  • full company registration;
  • bank account opening and loan facilities;
  • employment and human resources;
  • tax consultancy;
  • trustee and fiduciary services;
  • company liquidation/dissolution;
  • management services;
  • accounting and audit services.
We are licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) and by the Malta Institute of Accountants as Auditors. We are also licensed as registered trustees and fiduciaries through our subsidiary CRV International LTD (Company Registration no C-18970).
Our company is also a member of AGN International – an international organization of independent companies offering accounting and advisory services and of the Institute of Financial Services Practitioners (IFSP), which is a recognized association of financial services practitioners in Malta.
In order to have your question answered by our specialists or set up an appointment please call our main office at +356 21 376 686.