Capgemini’s World Wealth Report (WWR), published today, reveals the global High Net Worth Individual (HNWI) population grew 7.8% and their wealth grew 8% in 2021 owing to recovering economies being boosted by the stock market. North America continued along its growth trajectory, boasting the highest increase in HNWI population and wealth, 13.2% and 13.8% respectively. From an overall growth rate standpoint, APAC’s lackluster 2021 HNWI growth in population (4.2%) and wealth (5.4%) put the region, which had dominated HNWI growth over the last decade, into third place. Capgemini’s 2022 World Wealth Report examines global wealth movements in the past year, exploring trends and influences on the HWNI population.
Investors remain confident in their region’s economy and stock market, even though many expect prolonged and increased inflation.
Une enquête internationale menée par plusieurs médias publiée le 20 février accuse le groupe bancaire d’avoir hébergé pendant plusieurs décennies des dizaines de milliards d'euros de fonds d'origine criminelle ou illicite. Le jour même de la publication de l’enquête, Credit Suisse Group a fait savoir qu’il rejettait «fermement les allégations et insinuations concernant les prétendues pratiques commerciales de la banque».
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.
According to UBS Investor Sentiment Survey, against a backdrop of inflation and rate hikes, investors are waiting for the “right opportunity” to invest in sectors such as healthcare and technology, while business owners look to hire and invest more.
As of 31 December, 2021, net assets of Luxembourg investment funds reached an all-time high of EUR 5.9 trillion (USD 6.6 trillion). This represents a year-on-year increase of EUR 886 billion or + 17.8%.
A new initiative from IQ-EQ will support women to launch and grow their first funds. IQ-EQ Launchpad aims to expand inclusivity for the wider asset management industry and foster a self-sustaining network of women in senior leadership roles.
Private banking has been at the heart of the financial sector in Luxembourg for almost five decades. With a relentlessly growing private wealth management industry crossing in 2020 the psychological threshold of EUR500 billion assets under management (AuM), it’s one of the most renowned European hubs in the world.
Le 15 janvier, Octavie Dexant deviendra la Directrice Générale d'AXA Luxembourg et d'AXA Wealth Europe, succédant à Mirjam Bamberger qui est nommée Chief Strategic Development Officer pour les entités AXA UK, Irlande, Allemagne, Espagne et Mexique.
Degroof Petercam signs the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Banking (UN PRB). The Principles provide a single framework for a sustainable banking industry developed through a partnership between banks worldwide and the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI).