Malta Files

How the smallest EU country became a haven for global tax avoidance


The Black Sea presents Malta Files

For several months, The Black Sea and the European Investigative Collaborations (EIC) dug into over 150,000 documents to reveal how international companies use Malta as a pirate base for tax avoidance in the EU and elsewhere.

Twitter: #MaltaFiles and @EICNetwork

Participating media: L'Espresso, Le Soir, NRC, DER SPIEGEL, The Romanian Centre for Investigative Journalism / TheBlackSea.eu, Mediapart, Politiken, Nacional, El Mundo, Expresso, Dagens Nyheter, Malta Today and The Intercept.

theblacksea.eu Malta Files Team

Reporters: Craig Shaw, Zeynep Şentek, Blaž Zgaga
Contributors: Vlad Odobescu, Matthew Vella, Sergejs Pavlovs
Editing: Michael Bird
Illustrations: Sorina Vazelina, Timi Nicky, Corina Dragomir
Technology: Alex Morega, Gabriel Vijiala
Coordination:
Stefan Candea

See EIC partners' work here