News - News Releases 2021

  • 14 April 2021

    Webinar to launch the Central Bank of Malta Annual Report 2020

    The Central Bank of Malta has launched its Annual Report 2020 during a webinar held on Tuesday, 13 April 2021. The event was addressed by Governor Edward Scicluna, Deputy Governors Alexander Demarco and Oliver Bonello, and Chief Economist Aaron Grech.

  • 14 April 2021

    Financing conditions for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remain accommodative

    A European Commission survey of SME financing, reported in the 2020 Annual Report of the Central Bank of Malta, shows that turnover and profits of SMEs in Malta and in the EU were “severely impacted by adverse economic activity, even though financing conditions were generally accommodative”.

  • 13 April 2021

    CBM Annual Report for 2020 released

    The Central Bank of Malta has released its Annual Report for 2020, including its detailed financial statements, an opening statement by the Governor, an analysis of economic and financial developments in Malta and abroad, and a review of the Bank’s policies and operations.

  • 07 April 2021

    Banking on it - Prof. Edward Scicluna

    Issue 64 of MONEY magazine featured an interview with the Governor of the Central Bank of Malta, Edward Scicluna, on the way forward for the adoption of the digital euro, the economic impact of climate change, and what's going to happen with the banking industry in Malta.

  • 25 March 2021

    50th Anniversary of the Armed Forces of Malta coins launch

    On 25 March 2021, the Malta Coin Centre of the Central Bank of Malta will be issuing two numismatic coins in silver and cupro-nickel, marking the 50th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Malta.