Flash News - Luxembourg amends the CbCR obligations relating to exchange of information
On 10 July 2018 a new grand-ducal regulation (règlement grand-ducal) was published by the Ministry of Finance, replacing the regulation published on 20 February 2018, regarding the Luxembourg Country-by-Country Reporting (CbCR) regime.
Flash News - Luxembourg - Financial Supervision - CSSF issues extensive Circular 18/698 on authorisation and organisation of Investment Fund Managers entering into force on 23 August 2018
On 12 June 2018, the law of 17 December 2010 relating to undertakings for collective investment (the "2010 Law") and the law of 12 July 2013 on alternative investment fund managers (the "2013 Law") were lastly amended.
Top 5 Tips to Be Well Work Well – Part 3
Procrastination is the thief of time, or so they say. Do you procrastinate in the office? Chances are you wouldn’t admit you do if you were in front of your manager but we all delay doing some things sometimes. Lack of concentration, tiredness, overwhelming amounts of work – you name it – the reasons to procrastinate can go on and on.
Six Customer-Experience related books our experts recommend for your business
Revolution vs incrementalism to design true customer journeys? Despite user experience (UX), user interaction (UI) and related matters becoming more and more ubiquitous in business, the reality is that only 13% of organisations think of the customer journey when structuring themselves according to latest research.
Flash News - Luxembourg - Personal Data Protection - The GDPR implementing Law is published.
The Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation, "GDPR"), repealing Directive 95/46/EC, has imposed many changes in the regulatory landscape applicable to data protection.
If Luxembourg attracts UK-based Fintechs after Brexit, what’s next?
With mobile payments on the rise, Electronic Money Institutions (EMIs) and Payment Institutions (PI) are to play a major role in facilitating the development of payment services. Brexit isn’t going to distinguish long-established financial services companies from new market players.
Five tips to becoming a Jedi-like Asset Manager
Did we just write "A Jedi-like asset manager"? Well, yes, we actually did. Let’s say a hero-like one instead, in case you don’t like laser swords, dark masks and almost impossible-to-fly spacecrafts. We’re sure you got this right anyway! This article is a humble list of ideas you could add to your after-summer personal and professional lives for a smoother but likely busy autumn.
IFRS news August 2018
Disclosures required in interim financial statements on the initial adoption of IFRS 15
PwC/AGEFI Monthly Barometer - July 2018
In our last edition we didn’t have the updated number before filming, however after updating the barometer stood at +4. This month, its dropped 7 points, reaching -3, its lowest level since July 2016.
Flash News - Salary indexation and new social parameters from 1 August 2018
Based on the temporary figures published by the Statec on 31 July 2018, the higher inflation rate of July has triggered a general indexation of all the salaries by + 2.5 % on 1 August 2018 with a new reference index fixed at 814.40.