Selon l’édition 2018 de l’étude Global Alternative Fund Survey conduite par EY et intitulée At the Tipping Point: Disruption and the pace of change in the alternative asset management industry, les conditions de marché et le changement des préférences des investisseurs sont autant de nouveaux défis à relever par les gestionnaires de hedge funds en matière de levée de capitaux. Ces conditions permettent également au private equity et à d’autres secteurs alternatifs de gagner les faveurs des investisseurs.
On 22 November 2018, the Executive Committee of the European Banking Federation has appointed Camille Seillès Chairman of the EBF Fiscal Committee for a two-year period. Camille, already serving as vice-Chair of the Fiscal Committee since February 2017, will be assisted by Rodolphe de Pierpont as vice-Chair.
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.
On February 14th, 2019, Luxembourg will host the third edition of the GOVSATCOM conference for European Defence and Security. This conference is organized by the satellite operator GovSat, with the support of the Luxembourg Government and supporting companies.
KPMG Luxembourg has announced the launch of a new tool created by technology provider Governance.com. in collaboration with KPMG ‘s subject matter experts.
Ce mercredi 21 novembre, 34 associations sans but lucratif sont montées sur scène pour recevoir leur prix lors de la 7 e édition des ING Solidarity Awards à ING Lux House.
En date du 20 novembre 2018, l’agence Cloche d’Or de BGL BNP Paribas a célébré l’inauguration de ses nouveaux locaux.
Livingstone Mukasa, founder of Four One Financial Services,Uganda’s first micro-pension service and Mayicard platform, won the Best Catapulter Award from CATAPULT: Inclusion Africa, a week-long bootcamp on financial inclusion organised by the LHoFT Foundation. Besting 10 other fintech finalists from Africa, Mukasa’s final pitch during the culmination of the bootcamp on November 9th focused on pioneering innovations in social security for Uganda’s citizens, and captured the imagination of the expert jury.
The Asset Management Company part of Société Générale Group and Europe's third-largest ETF provider, Lyxor, announced it will transfer 19 exchange traded funds (ETF) with assets of 4,9 billion euros to Luxembourg.
FundRock Management Company S.A. (FundRock) has completed the acquisition of SEB Fund Services S.A. (SEB FS) from Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) (SEB). The deal was first announced on May 22nd and concludes following regulatory approval of the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (“CSSF”).