Strategically located in the centre of the Mediterranean Sea, the Republic of Malta is a highly developed financial services centre.

Malta is a member of the EU, the United Nations and the Council of Europe providing a reliable framework for investment in its fast growing financial services and ICT sectors. Malta also has one of the largest shipping registers in the EU.

Malta's social, legal and regulatory stability, together with its skilled multilingual workforce, attracts investors and corporations from all over the world.

Established in 2010 our Malta office, formerly part of the Heritage Group, provides specialist fund administration, depositary, corporate, trust and fiduciary services.

Our international client base includes private equity and real estate firms, institutional clients, large and medium sized companies and high-net-worth individuals worldwide.

We work with them to provide specialist solutions tailored to their needs, with a proactive attitude and transparent pricing approach.

Why Malta?

  • A strong legal system
  • A very competitive tax regime
  • Bilateral investment agreements with over 20 countries
  • Double tax treaties based on OECD Model in force with over 70 countries
  • English is an official language
  • Excellent telecommunications
  • Strategic location and marketing advantages
  • Economic, social and political stability
  • State of the art transhipment and distribution facilities
  • Highly skilled multilingual workforce
  • A safe, secure and pleasant lifestyle, rich in culture and entertainment


SmartCity Malta
SCM01 Suite 502
Ricasoli SCM 1001


Independent and truly global, our professional and highly qualified team creates smart and considered fiduciary solutions, including:


Elaine Gauci

Associate Director
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Karen Gauci

Corporate and Trust Manager
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Janis Hyzler

Depositary Officer and Accountant
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Keep up-to-date with the latest news, views and developments
from our teams across the Estera group.

10 January 2018

Estera, a leading global provider of fiduciary and administration services, today completed its rebrand of the Heritage Financial Services Group following the completion of its acquisition in November 2017.

05 June 2017

Leading global fiduciary and administration provider, Estera, has acquired the Heritage Financial Services Group (HFSG), an independent business providing third party fund administration, depositary, trust and corporate services in Guernsey, the UK and Malta.