A l'occasion de cette dernière newsletter de l'année, avant une pause hivernale bien méritée et après une année riche en conférences, discussions et partages d'expertise, InFinance vous présente son agenda du premier semestre. A vos agendas !
Entre tendances FinTech, RegTech, Private Banking et industrie des fonds, InFinance vous propose aujourd'hui de (re)découvrir les articles les plus lus en 2018, à l'occasion de sa dernière newsletter de l'année !
On November 15th, during the 10th anniversary of the Luxembourg Finance Innovation Summit, the LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology) was recognized with the "Outstanding Contribution to the Luxembourg Financial Centre" award. We met with its CEO, Nasir Zubairi, to discuss the dynamism of the Luxembourg Fintech ecosystem and the upcoming trends in the financial services industry.
B-Hive adds another tech powerhouse to its partner list as they sign an associate partnership with Sentia, one of the leading companies for Managed Cloud-Services in North-Western Europe. Their partnership will be officially announced at B-Hive’s FIN AND TONIC on Thursday evening.
Governance.com announces the appointment of Georges Bock to its executive committee as Chief Strategist. Georges has 27 years of international experience at KPMG, leading the firm as Managing Partner from 2012 to 2016. His roles to date have been wide-ranging, both in terms of expertise and geography, running from KPMG Head of Banking and KPMG Head of Tax on a national level, as well as Global Chair of the KPMG Funds Tax Network and Global Financial Services Tax Digital Strategy Lead on an international level.
Le 4 décembre dernier, IT One organisait une nouvelle édition de son traditionnel Gala de fin d'année, mêlant conférences et discussions d'experts et cérémonie des Luxembourg ICT Awards. Une nouvelle fois, le secteur financier a été récompensé pour ses pratiques et solutions à la fois innovantes et technologiques.
Koosmik, a Luxembourg-based FinTech developing mobile financial services and digital wallet solutions, announced earlier this week, that they were teaming up with the global KYC solutions provider, algoreg.
In a banking world opening itself to new players, from the advent of FinTech to the creation of marketplaces, LUXHUB has emerged in Luxembourg. Created by 4 major banks, the startup aims at providing an innovative answer to the upcoming PSD2 European Directive and therefore at offering new solutions and services to the many actors of the financial sector. We met with its CEO, Jacques Pütz, but also with Yves Reding, CEO of EBRC, to discuss the future of open-banking in Europe.
On November 15th, more than 900 participants gathered at the ECCL, at the heart of Luxembourg, to attend a series of conference around the topic of the "Future of HR", followed by the Luxembourg HR Awards Gala Dinner. The organizers notably welcomed Noor van Boven, Chief People Officer, N26, who shared the mobile bank's vision when it comes to recruitment and onboarding new talents within the company.
VNX Exchange and University of Luxembourg Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) have signed a memorandum to confirm a partnership to create a new standard of security of the market ecosystem of digital assets.