The domestic financial system remained sound and resilient on the back of a fast-growing Maltese economy, according to the Central Bank of Malta’s Financial Stability Report for 2015. This resilience is also supported by newly-introduced macro-prudential measures that are designed to mitigate potential systemic risks. The report points out that potential vulnerabilities identified in 2014 remained relevant in 2015, although some risks have eased in 2015. “The outlook for financial stability is positive, with some of the identified risks anticipated to ease further in

2016.” It says the... This article is part of our premium content. Full story is available on Times of Malta Premium.

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