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

Lombard International Assurance S.A., le leader européen en matière de solutions de structuration patrimoniale et successorale basées sur l’assurance-vie en unités de compte à destination des personnes fortunées, de leurs familles et des institutions, a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement d’une étude paneuropéenne sur l’assurance-vie en unités de compte, en partenariat avec Accenture.

18 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

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) celebrated today’s listing of Europe’s first sovereign sustainability bond issued by the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in the presence of Pierre Gramegna, Luxembourg Minister of Finance. The EUR 1.5 billion bond carries a AAA rating and is displayed on the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX).

15 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

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

Après DBRS Morningstar et Fitch, l'agence Standard & Poor's a confirmé à son tour le "AAA" avec perspective stable du Luxembourg, ce vendredi soir le 11 septembre 2020 après la fermeture des marchés. S&P constate l'efficacité des efforts déployés par le gouvernement pour faire face à la pandémie de la Covid-19 et estime que les finances publiques du pays disposent de la capacité nécessaire pour absorber l'impact négatif de la crise.

14 septembre 2020

investify TECH and aixigo have joined forces as a consortium to strengthen Sopra Financial Technology's (SFT) range of services in the wealth management business with innovative software solutions. Both companies have a long-standing understanding of the needs of different banks (groups) and extensive experience in the digitalisation of the wealth management business. For Sopra Financial Technology (SFT), the consortium will in future provide state-of-the-art sales and processing lines for investment advice and end-to-end solutions for asset management based on its wealth management and regulatory platform. In addition, the consortium will also develop special applications, such as Riester lines.

11 septembre 2020

Ethenea Independent Investors S.A. célèbre son 10ième anniversaire. En septembre 2010, Luca Pesarini et Arnoldo Valsangiacomo ont fondé la société de gestion afin de gérer de manière optimale les trois fonds Ethna existants. "Nous sommes reconnaissants de la confiance que nos investisseurs nous ont accordée et fiers des progrès que nous avons réalisés avec eux", déclare Arnoldo Valsangiacomo. "Nous voulons continuer à aider nos clients à atteindre leurs objectifs d'investissement et nous nous réjouissons des années à venir".

10 septembre 2020