In our everyday life, most of us rely on our banks to make payments, transfer money between accounts and take care of our financial interests. The world of traditional finance involves centralised intermediaries like banks, fintech companies and stock exchanges, and it is monitored by governing bodies, such as regulators. By contrast, the world of decentralised finance (DeFi) is based on crypto currencies rather than traditional currencies, like the dollar or the euro. DeFi is governed by online communities instead of corporate executives, and the platforms these DeFi projects run on – such as Ethereum, are difficult to regulate. 

17 janvier 2022

Next Gate Tech, the Luxembourg fintech specializing in Data Management and Data Analytics for the asset management and asset servicing communities, has been joined by Eduardo Gramuglia Pallavicino as Chief Revenue Officer starting January 3

11 janvier 2022

Christophe Regnault joins the LHoFT Foundation [Luxembourg House of Financial Technology], Luxembourg’s platform for the digitalisation of financial services, as the new Head of Marketing, succeeding Manon Loison.

Christophe has a diversified and international background, with deep experience in Branding, Marketing, Communication and Digital Transformation, his experience and accompanying achievements in Luxembourg’s financial services sector are key assets for the continued development of the LHoFT in the Grand Duchy and beyond, internationally.

11 janvier 2022

Malgré l'émergence du nouveau variant du coronavirus Omicron, la croissance économique mondiale demeura robuste en fin d'année, selon le dernier rapport d’analyse sur les marchés de Guy Wagner et son équipe.

11 janvier 2022

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) is delighted to announce its support for the Jonk Entrepreneuren Luxembourg (JEL) Mini-Companies programme which seeks to raise awareness among secondary school pupils about entrepreneurship and the business world. This support reinforces the collaboration initiated in 2017, in particular with the Young Enterprise Project.

04 novembre 2021

The Governing Council of European Central Bank confirmed, on October 28, that it continues to judge that favourable financing conditions can be maintained with a moderately lower pace of net asset purchases under the pandemic emergency purchase programme (PEPP) than in the second and third quarters of this year.

28 octobre 2021

Luc Frieden has been Chairman of the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce since 2019. He is a member of the board of directors of several companies and organisations and a practicing lawyer. From 1998 to 2013, he served as Minister of Justice and Minister of Finance of Luxembourg. He was a member of the Eurogroup and the Ecofin Council of Ministers and chaired the 2013 Annual Meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.  He graduated in law from the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne, the University of Cambridge and Harvard Law School.

15 octobre 2021

La plateforme de Private Equity du groupe dépasse désormais les 3 milliards d’euros d’actifs sous gestion en capital croissance, marchés émergents et actifs réels.

01 septembre 2021

Selon le Financial Times (FT), le cabinet d'audit et de conseil va mettre en place le 1er juillet 2021 une structure régionale "Europe de l'Ouest" qui chapeautera les EY nationaux, dont le Luxembourg. Les entités britannique, irlandaise et scandinave ne sont pas concernées. Si EY avait annoncé cette transformation en février dans le cadre de sa stratégie "NextWave", ce mouvement s'inscrit également dans le contexte du scandale Wirecard en Allemagne.

01 juin 2021

The EU and China have consistently strengthened their relationship across the financial services sector since the 2008-9 financial crisis, according to a joint study conducted by Luxembourg for Finance and PwC Luxembourg.

11 mai 2021