Today, Northern Trust announced its intention to set up its EU bank in Luxembourg, highlighting the bank’s continued strategic focus on growing its business in Europe.
Natixis Asset Management has announced that investors have successfully purchased shares in its funds through FundsDLT, the Luxembourg blockchain-powered fund distribution platform for fund managers. This is the first real blockchain transaction in the global investment fund industry.
Today, Liberty Specialty Markets (LSM), part of the Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, announced its intention to headquarter its EU operations in Luxembourg following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union.
Nicolas Mackel, CEO of Luxembourg for Finance, spoke with CNBC Squawk Box in London about Brexit negotiations, financial supervision and the key factors that make Luxembourg an attractive destination for financial institutions.
The second edition of the FinTech Awards Luxembourg, which was organised jointly by the LHoFT and KPMG this year, took place on 28 June 2017.
Luxembourg Minister of Environment Carole Dieschbourg and Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna today announced the launch of the Climate Finance Accelerator, which will support new and innovative asset managers investing in projects with a measurable impact in the fight against climate change.
Read the Financial Times’s report on why financial companies have their eyes on Luxembourg as a potential home for their European base after Brexit.
Tom Théobald, Deputy CEO of Luxembourg for Finance, spoke with CNBC about Luxembourg’s offer to international companies and financial institutions.
Luxembourg for Finance was part of a delegation accompanying Prime Minister Xavier Bettel on an official visit to China this week. PM Bettel had meetings with President Xi Jinping and with Prime Minister Li Keqiang to discuss issues of global interest as well as the future development of bilateral relations, including in financial services.
Study by Oxford Economics explores how the Luxembourg financial centre supports the European economy and benefits Europe's businesses and citizens.