The Second Payment Services Directive – better known as PSD2 – has been a hot topic since it came into effect within the EU in January 2018, and banks have been keeping a close eye on developments. Businesses have until September 2019 to ensure they are compliant.

19 août 2019

Allianz a conclu un partenariat de coopération avec la start-up d’AssurTech OKO. Ce partenariat vise à apporter une assurance récolte de façon innovante et efficace pour les petits exploitants agricoles en Afrique. Allianz et OKO vont concevoir des produits d’assurance paramétriques qui indemniseront automatiquement les agriculteurs en cas de conditions météorologiques défavorables. Dans le cadre de ce partenariat, OKO apportera son expertise en analyse de données et sa technologie de distribution mobile, tandis qu'Allianz apportera sa capacité d’assurance et de réassurance à ces produits d'assurance récolte.

06 août 2019

Payconiq International SA a collecté 20 millions d’euros en une levée de fonds menée par ses principaux actionnaires. La plateforme de paiement mobile basée au Luxembourg a construit un écosystème durable grâce à une approche API ouverte et à des micro-services flexibles.

25 juillet 2019

Lingua Custodia, the specialist in Machine Learning applied to financial translation, announces the closing of a €1.1m fundraising operation. This brings the total amount of funds raised since its inception in 2011 to € 2.4m.

23 juillet 2019

On July 12th, the founders of the NadiFin Acceleration Program reunited at the LHoFT to announce that Gardenia Technologies was voted by its cohort peers as the winner of the 2019 program, paving the way for a €100,000 investment from MiddleGame Ventures.

15 juillet 2019

Today, Pascal Bauler, Founder of ABACUS Consulting & Solutions, tells us why and how his company is involved in the Infrachain initiative but also gives us more insights on the current use, challenges and advantages of the distributed ledger technology.

11 juillet 2019

The Luxembourg RegTech specialist Finologee and the Swiss private banking platform and software provider New Access today announced the integration of Finologee’s ‘PSD2 for Banks’ module within New Access’ systems to provide ready-to-use PSD2 compliance.

09 juillet 2019

In the spirit of open banking and in line with the European Payment Services Directive (PSD2), Banque de Luxembourg is embracing a new digital strategy and exploiting new opportunities with LUXHUB’s infrastructure and ecosystem.

09 juillet 2019

Charles-Henri Laevens, Senior Associate, Allen & Overy, tells us more about the Infrachain initiative. We notably discussed the creation of Infrachain, the main advantages of the Blockhain technology and of course, its legal challenges.

03 juillet 2019

Finologee sat down with Pictet to discuss about the challenges they were facing in relation to PSD2 compliance and why they decided to work with Finologee.

03 juillet 2019