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Business Law and Finance Internship

Placement Type: Internship (400-500hrs)

Placement Description:

The Student will be involved in the day to day law and finance matters of the hosting company; in particular the candidate will support the legal and finance department in dealing with corporate law matters, investment funds structuring both from a legal and financial point of view as well as assisting the compliance department in dealing with regulatory requirements.

Skills Gained and Learning Opportunities:

The student will gain experience in the financial sector with particular focus on alternative investments funds, undertakings for collective investment in transferable securities as well as in MIFID related matters; moreover he will learn or improve, where opportune, to work in a multicultural environment, to strengthen his/her team working skills and to gain experience on cross border transactions.

Total Number of Hours: 500 h either full time or part time to be agreed with the candidate depending on his/her University duties

Period of Placement: (If Start Date/End Date are blank, the Placement is "open")

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The ideal candidate should be attending the last academic year of his/her studies either in the Law department or in the Business and Finance department. Excellent level of written and spoken English and preferably a solid understanding of another EU language (other than Maltese).

Other Qualities:

Excellent analytical, problem solving and synthesis skills, Good communication skills both verbal and written (clear, concise and convincing), Good interpersonal and consensus-building skills, Flexibility, pragmatism, reliability and work commitment, Good organisational and prioritising skills. Strong knowledge of MS-Office-Suite

Host Organisation Name: Abalone Asset Management Limited

Host Organisation Description:

Please refer to our web site

Host Organisation Address:

Abalone Asset Management Skyway Offices, Block C, Office 1 179, Marina Street - Pietà, PTA 9042 - Malta

Name of Contact Person at Host Organisation: Silvia Bon (Company Secretary)

Phone Number: +356 27300845

Selection of Candidate: Best candidate

When you click on APPLY for this placement you will be directed to an email message which you may edit as your cover letter. Before sending the email, do not forget to go through the following checklist:

  1. Edit the email as your covering letter or attach your covering letter
  2. Attach your CV
  3. Ensure that the email is sent directly to the email of the ‘Host Organisation Contact Person’
  4. Keep the DegreePlus Office in copy ( in the application email, and
  5. You are also to keep the DegreePlus Office informed of any positive feedback received from the Host Organisation.


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