PingPong Payments - one of the world's leading end-to-end payment solutions for global cross-border businesses - has entered into a partnership agreement for acquiring services with BNP Paribas - the largest European bank. PingPong Payments is the first cross-border payments company in the industry to support the EU's DTC (Direct-to-Consumer) market.

31 mai 2022

Last Thursday, ING Luxembourg presented its annual report, underlying a net result of 120 million euros in 2021 (+33% vs. 2020). 

23 mai 2022

Barely a month goes by without a news on Orpea: after the publication in January of the investigative book “Les Fossoyeurs” (“The Gravediggers” in English) - a damning exposé on the Group’s nursing homes - here comes a new scandal involving Luxembourgish holding Lipany.

20 mai 2022

According to OpenPays, 96% of businesses will launch an embedded finance offering by 2026. It is estimated to be worth $7.2 trillion by 2030[1], "making it worth double the combined value of the world's top 30 banks today.[2]" So Embedded Finance: a revolution? Or the natural evolution of the financial system?

17 mai 2022

Netflix was the most high-profile story this results season, with shares dropping significantly after the company announced that it had lost more than 200,000 subscribers in the first three months of the year and expects to lose 2 million more over the next quarter.

17 mai 2022

À l'issue de la réunion semestrielle du Trade and Investment Board (TIB) du 4 mai 2022, le ministre de l'Économie, Franz Fayot, et le président de la Chambre de commerce, Luc Frieden, ont présenté lors d'un point de presse les principaux sujets de la réunion, à savoir la guerre en Ukraine et la participation du Luxembourg à l'Exposition universelle d'Osaka en 2025.

10 mai 2022

Finscale est un podcast animé par Solenne Niedercorn, Non/Executive Director and Senior Advisor in FinTech/VC, qui fait toute la lumière sur les innovations dans l'industrie de la Finance, la Banque et l’Assurance.

03 mai 2022

The Luxembourg regulator, the CSSF, has approved Ms Otto’s Day-to-Day Manager (DDM) responsibilities, which will include both regulatory and functional reporting lines.

26 avril 2022

Les responsables de la politique monétaire américaine s’inquiètent du FOMO, acronyme de «fear of missing out» ou la «peur de rater quelque chose», des investisseurs. Si les acquéreurs de logements estiment que les prix continueront à augmenter, le marché risque de se transformer en bulle. A mesure que les autorités monétaires relèvent les taux d’intérêt pour lutter contre l'inflation, nous nous attendons à une accalmie du boom immobilier mondial. L’appétit des investisseurs, qui évolue lentement, permettra néanmoins à certains marchés immobiliers de garder leur rôle de couverture partielle contre l’inflation, en particulier les segments commercial et logistique en Europe.

21 avril 2022

Nowadays it becomes more and more difficult for insurance companies to navigate through the jungle of different legislation. The legal landscape is constantly evolving and we see more and more scrutiny at the level of the regulator and the tax authorities. It is crucial, even more than before, that insurers are able to prove their compliance with their legal, regulatory and tax obligations. 

19 avril 2022