To follow the health and sanitary measures imposed by most governments all over the world, ICT Spring took place in a phygital way on September 15th and 16th. Most keynote speakers traveled to Luxembourg while participants had the comfort of following their inspiring presentations from their office or from home. The latter also had the possibility to visit the virtual exhibition area while discussing and exchanging with their peers.

18 septembre 2020

By Laurent Charpentier, COO and Chief Innovation Officer, Yooz Inc.

Security, which involves preventing and fighting fraud, is a topic that continues to be more and more critical in today’s world of ongoing digital transformation. The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners reports that U.S. businesses will lose an average of five percent of their gross revenues to fraud. (1)

17 septembre 2020

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) today marked the go-live of the LGX DataHub, a unique, centralised database of structured data on a vast range of sustainable securities. Built and managed by the sustainable finance team at LuxSE, the LGX DataHub addresses the complex data challenge that asset managers and investors are facing when building sustainable investment strategies or reporting on their investments.

16 septembre 2020

LUXHUB has today announced a new strategic partnership with leading Swiss technology infrastructure provider, SIX Group – a move that firmly cements the Luxembourgish fintech’s position as a key player on the European Open Banking map.

15 septembre 2020

The Infrachain Challenge is a blockchain hackathon taking place on 23rd and 24th September at The LHoFT. Teams from Filedgr, Neofacto, PwC-Tokeny and Stampify will give their all during 30 hours to come up with an innovative new application for the Public Sector Blockchain developed by the Ministry for Digitalisation. At the end of their 2-day coding marathon, teams will pitch their projects in front of a jury of blockchain and public sector experts. The jury is chaired by Gaston Schmit, First Government Counselor at the Ministry for Digitalisation. Further members are Carlo Gambucci, Director at Syndicat Intercommunal de Gestion Informatique (S.I.G.I.), Ajay Bali, Associate Partner - Digital Advisory Services at EY Luxembourg, Biba Homsy, President of the Board of LëtzBlock, Maria Mateo Iborra, Co-founder of Ibisa Network and Dr. Djamel Khadraoui, Head of Trusted Service System Research Unit at LIST.

14 septembre 2020

Cela pourrait l’un des sujets évoqués dans la célèbre émission « Questions pour un Champion » : « Je suis un inconditionnel des processus papier, réticent vis-à-vis des technologies, indifférent au coût de gestion de mes actions, détaché des contraintes budgétaires, insensible aux promesses et aux opportunités de la transformation digitale, j’aime tout faire par moi-même. Je suis ? Je suis ? » Probablement un manager qui n’a jamais entendu parler ni de dématérialisation des factures, ni de format PDF, ni de signature électronique, ni de valeur probatoire !

14 septembre 2020

Accenture Luxembourg a le plaisir d'annoncer que Martin Wolfram succédera à Vanessa Müller au poste de Country Managing Director pour le Luxembourg à partir du 1er octobre 2020. Vanessa Müller a décidé de quitter Accenture après plus de 13 ans passés au sein de la société. Martin Wolfram a rejoint Accenture en 2001 et était auparavant COO et membre du conseil d'administration depuis 2014.

14 septembre 2020

Selon l’étude PWC / DFCG sur les priorités du directeur financier, qui a porté sur un échantillon composé de près de 80 % de PME et d’ETI, la dématérialisation des factures apparaît comme le premier levier technologique de la digitalisation des entreprises.

11 septembre 2020

A new partnership announced today by Kurtosys and Fundsquare will enable asset managers to comply with data disclosure requirements, from dissemination to publication.

09 septembre 2020

The old saying that “Time is money” couldn’t be truer when you look at automated invoice processing time. Faster approval cycles mean the difference between doing your job or winning the race: better visibility into cash management, more early-pay discounts and rebates, and happier suppliers since they don’t have to wait for their invoices to be paid weeks later.

09 septembre 2020