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A Vistra success story

A Vistra success story

Privium Fund Management has launched a new fund structure for emerging fund managers in Europe in partnership with Vistra Fund Services (Luxembourg) the Privium Investment…

Crestbridge forum debates important AIFMD survey findings

Crestbridge forum debates important AIFMD survey findings

The introduction of the AIFMD could stifle fund product innovation, add significant new costs and potentially give a false sense of security to investors, according…

Stable outlook for Luxembourg’s AAA credit rating

Stable outlook for Luxembourg’s AAA credit rating

On Friday 26 September, the rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) reaffirmed the “AAA” rating…

Crestbridge makes senior appointment

Crestbridge makes senior appointment

Leading administration and corporate services firm Crestbridge has appointed Gren Carr-Jones as a Director in…

UK Funds fear extended wait in FCA’s AIFMD queue

UK Funds fear extended wait in FCA’s AIFMD queue

AIFMD authorisation backlog means hundreds of UK hedge funds are unable to market in Europe…

Third Party Manco Developments (September 2014)

Third Party Manco Developments (September 2014)

Since 22 July 2014 when the AIFMD became Luxembourg national law, a number of firms…

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“Banking secrecy is dead”

“Banking secrecy is dead”

On Tuesday 14 October, Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna told his EU colleagues that Luxembourg is ready to implement the updated Savings Tax Directive, from 2017, with EU tax commissioner Algirdas…

Pierre Gramegna defends Luxembourg

Pierre Gramegna defends Luxembourg

Luxembourg’s Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna fended off criticism that the country acted illegally in offering Amazon a fiscal deal in 2003, during a televised interview on Bloomberg.…

Crestbridge forum debates important AIFMD survey findings

Crestbridge forum debates important AIFMD survey findings

The introduction of the AIFMD could stifle fund product innovation, add significant new costs and potentially give a false sense of security to investors, according to research by IFI Global…

LuxFLAG awards first three European funds with EDG Label

LuxFLAG awards first three European funds with EDG Label

Luxembourg, 30 September 2014 – LuxFLAG is pleased to announce that Nordea 1, SICAV – Emerging Stars Equity Fund, OFI Multiselect – Europe SRI Fund and Sparinvest SICAV Ethical Global…

Opinion View all

It’s a good time to work in risk

It’s a good time to work in risk

It’s a good time to be in compliance. As the financial services industry navigates complex regulations, strict enforcement actions and new risks arising from volatile…

Luxembourg under scrutiny

Investors encouraged to be lazy

“Time is tight and the pressure is on”

Risk Management View all

How can risk within alternative funds be assessed?

How can risk within alternative funds be assessed?

Risk management is of paramount importance within any investment fund structure. It is a critical regulatory…

BOE sees risks from asset allocations of pensions funds and life insurers

AIFM applicants under pressure

Opinion View all

It’s a good time to work in risk

It’s a good time to work in risk

It’s a good time to be in compliance. As the financial services industry navigates complex regulations,…

Luxembourg under scrutiny

Investors encouraged to be lazy