Phoenix Payments Ltd, registered in Malta and authorized by the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) to provide payments services d/b/a as Paytah. Between 2019 and 2020, the payment processor has been processing hundreds of thousands of euros from victims of LincolnFX, RoyalsFX, CodexFX, and other scams. The legal entities behind these scams have been clients of Paytah. The company directors are the Italian Marco Lavanna, the Maltese Keith Farrugia, and Spaniard Francesc Xavier Alabart Lopez. The payment processor’s beneficial owner is payment veteran Marco Lavanna through his Swiss-registered firm named Fenice Holding SA.