IQ-EQ, a leading investor services group, has appointed Fèmy Mouftaou to the role of Chief Commercial Director to spearhead business development in Luxembourg.
We met with Scorechain's Chairman Laurent Kratz to discuss the idea behind the Infrachain initiative, its main advantages and the challenges faced by tech professionals when it comes to the development of concrete Blockchain applications.
Last week, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) admitted ICBC Luxembourg Branch as a trading member with immediate effect. With this step, the Luxembourg branch of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited becomes the first Chinese bank to join the trading community at the Luxembourg Stock Exchange.
The Luxembourg Stock Exchange gathered the financial and political community to celebrate its annual highlight “The Stock Exchange Day” on Thursday 23 May. This year, the event zoomed in on change in all its forms under the catchline “It’s not just climate change, it’s everything change!”
Le ministre des Finances, Pierre Gramegna, est en déplacement à Madrid, ces 3 et 4 juin 2019, pour une mission financière organisée par Luxembourg For Finance (LFF).
On May 22nd, more than 100 experts from the financial, wealth management and fund sector gathered at the European Convention Centre Luxembourg for a special edition of FundsEvent, which was hosted on the same occasion of ICT Spring 2019, Luxembourg's biggest web and tech summit. Local and international speakers shared their expertise and discussed their views on the main topic of the event “The end of a cycle: how to select your funds?”.
The last session of this year's Fintech Summit took place on May 22nd and focused on the latest development and use-cases of the Blockchain technology, in the US, Asia and Europe. During this session moderated by Paul Brody (Principal & Global Innovation Leader, BlockChain Technology, EY), several international experts took the stage to present their innovative solutions and share their views on the development of this technology.
On the second morning of ICT Spring, and more specifically at the Fintech Summit, Manon Loison, Head of Marketing at the LHoFT (Luxembourg House of Financial Technology) welcomed international and local experts who shared their knowledge, best practices and views on the topic of "Sustainable Finance".
On the first afternoon of ICT Spring, hundreds of international experts met at the European Convention Center Luxembourg to attend the second part of the Fintech Summit, which focused on the "New banking generation", the transformation of the payment industry and on European Fintech Opportunities.
On May 21st, on the first morning of ICT Spring, international experts discussed the latest Fintech trends during a session entitled "Behind the 360 approach". They notably exchanged around the topics of Artificial Intelligence and new business models, in a session moderated by Pascal Denis, Partner & Head of Advisory, at KPMG Luxembourg.