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Key Aspects to Consider When Investing in Luxembourg

2017-02-16

Luxembourg represents a great location for opening an investment fund, due to its long history in this field. Investments in the financial sector in Luxembourg represent a top economic field for this country, which provides a solid legal framework and numerous advantages offered to foreign businessmen. The financial and insurance activities represent 28.4% of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and our team of financial representatives can offer an in-depth presentation on the most relevant aspects investors should take into consideration when investing in this country. 

Luxembourg: Issuance of EUR 2 Billion in Government Bonds

2017-02-15

The Ministry of Finance in Luxembourg has recently announced the issuance of government bonds valued at EUR 2 billion. This was the first issuance registered in Luxembourg since 2013. The main reason for which such instruments were issued refers to the co-financing of the public investments carried out in the period of 2014-2017. Investors who are interested in setting up an investment fund in Luxembourg can find out more details on this matter from our team of financial representatives

Productivity in Luxembourg, the Highest at a Global Level

2017-01-16

Foreign investors who are interested in opening an investment fund in Luxembourg should know that the country reported the highest productivity level registered at a global scale. Productivity is measured as fraction between the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and the overall number of hours worked on an annual basis by all the persons employed in the local economy. Our team of financial consultants can offer more details on the investment funds available in Luxembourg.  

The First Sovereign Green Bond Listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange

2017-01-11
Foreign investors who are interested in setting up an investment fund in Luxembourg can benefit from the advantages provided by the investment vehicles available here. Luxembourg represents a top destination for investment purposes, as it provides one of the most reliable financial centres in the world. An important aspect related to the financial market in Luxembourg refers to the fact that, recently, the first sovereign green bond was listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. Our team of financial experts can offer more details on the green bonds listed on the local market. 
 

Luxembourg, the World’s Second Largest Centre for Investment Funds

2016-12-08

Luxembourg provides the most attractive market for the domiciliation of an investment fund, as the country is the world’s second largest centre for investments vehicles. Luxembourg offers top services and a solid legislation for the administration of an investment vehicle, as well as for private banking. Our team of financial consultants in Luxembourg can assist foreign investors with more details related to the registration of one of the investment vehicles available under the applicable legislation. 

New Cooperation Agreements Between China and Luxembourg

2016-12-07

The cooperation between Luxembourg and China has recently been improved, as the representatives of the two states signed several agreements which will develop the financial sector for both countries. Persons interested in opening an investment fund in Luxembourg can benefit from the effects of the cooperation agreements signed by the two states. Our team of financial experts can provide more details related to the legal framework applicable to investments in the financial industry. 

House of Entrepreneurship to be Launched in Luxembourg

2016-11-08

The investment environment in Luxembourg is sustained through various governmental policies and programmes. The local Chamber of Commerce, alongside with the Ministry of Economy, launched a new programme to sustain investments in Luxembourg. The programme, named the House of Entrepreneurship, is comprised of business specialists who can provide their advice to other entrepreneurs or managers representing businesses in Luxembourg. Our team of financial experts can provide assistance to the investors who are interested in this programme. 

Luxembourg, a model-economy for its neighbours

2016-10-31

Luxembourg is a top investment location. It provides a solid financial market and a wide range of investment tools and, at the same time, Luxembourg represents the first economy which created an investment fund. Another major reason for why investors should open an investment fund here refers to the fact that the Grand Duchy is a trusted model for the surrounding countries, represented by powerful economies in Europe. Businessmen may find out more details on this subject from our team of financial experts. 

Reasons to Set Up an Alternative Investment Fund in Luxembourg

2016-09-24

Investors who are searching for a suitable market to register an investment fund are advised to choose Luxembourg, which provides the perfect conditions for this type of activities. At a European level, Luxembourg is the top centre for the domiciliation of investment vehicles.  One of the main reasons to register an investment fund in this country refers to its long tradition in the financial industry and investors should know that the first investment fund was incorporated here, in 1959. Our team of financial experts can provide assistance to those who need further information on the types of investment vehicles available here, as well as on the legislation applicable to them. 

Luxembourg, a Top Centre for Wealth Management

2016-09-23

In terms of financial services, Luxembourg is a top destination at the European level, as well as the international level. The range of financial services available on this market can satisfy the needs of any type of investors and, from a legal point of view, the financial industry is very well regulated, protecting both the companies operating in this domain, as well as the investors and the final customers. One of the main financial services available on this market refers to wealth management, which is comprised of a series of services, such as investment advice or tax planning and our team of financial experts can offer an in-depth presentation on the main aspects referring to this. 

Luxembourg, a Top Destination for e-Businesses

2016-08-25

The small state of Luxembourg provides large business opportunities in many economic sectors. This is the most representative economy for fund domiciliation, a top destination for financial companies and an attractive location for e-businesses, which are experiencing a growing trend around the world. 

Regulations Applicable to RAIF, the New Investment Tool in Luxembourg

2016-08-24

The experts in finance in Luxembourg have recently created a new investment scheme, by introducing the Regime for Alternative Investment Funds (RAIF), which was created in order to simplify the activity of alternative investment funds, which required the approval from the Financial Sector Supervisory Commission (CSSF), the main regulatory body for such funds. The new legislation will be available in 2016, but the exact date hasn’t yet been presented. Our team of financial experts can provide an in-depth presentation on the RAIF and assistance for the incorporation of a fund in Luxembourg. 

Main Industries to Invest in Luxembourg

2016-08-23

Luxembourg is one of the main economies favorable for the domiciliation of an investment fund. Foreign investors have many business opportunities available in Luxembourg, which are sustained by an attractive taxation and legal system. Those who want to invest on the local market can set up different types of funds, which are available to various categories of investors. Our team of financial experts can provide assistance on the main industries in which foreign businessmen can invest in and can also offer support for the incorporation of an investment fund here. 

Luxembourg, Top Investment Destination for Space Industry

2016-08-11

Investors interested in space industry have many business opportunities in Luxembourg, which is one of the most important markets in Europe for this domain. Luxembourg’s authorities have recently announced that they will invest a total sum of EUR 200 million in companies that carry out activities in the space field. Businessmen interested in investing in a company related to this industry can receive assistance on this matter from our team of experts. 

The Main Reasons to Invest in Luxembourg

2016-07-22

Luxembourg is considered the main financial market in Europe. One of the main reasons for which the state has this status is the fact that the local economy is mainly based on financial services. Investors who are searching for a stable and efficient market where they can set up their businesses should also know that Luxembourg was the first state which introduced the investments funds on the local market. Our team of financial experts can provide assistance on the main aspects which turned Luxembourg in one of the most important locations for financial activities at an international level.

WEF: Luxembourg, on the First Place for Political and Regulatory Framework

2016-07-18

Luxembourg represents a top destination for foreign investors, as it has one of the most solid financial markets set up in the European Union (EU), but also on a global level. The latest data presented at the World Economic Forum is showing that the business conditions available here are improving in key fields; our team of financial experts can provide assistance on the main characteristics of the local financial market.

Luxembourg: 1st Rank on Economic Resilience Index

2016-06-28

Luxembourg is the top investment centre in Europe and its quality has been stated in various studies and analyses referring to its investment framework. A study referring to the economic resilience (or supply - chain resilience) placed Luxembourg on the first place in the 2016 Resilience Index. The resilience of the supply-chain represents one of the main concerns of businesses, but it is important to know that Luxembourg provides a high level of expertise in this sense. Our team of financial specialists can offer an in-depth presentation on the most suitable ways to invest on the local market. 

Luxembourg Stock Exchange, Part of the Climate Bonds Initiative

2016-06-18

Luxembourg, which is the most important financial market established in the European Union, has made another step to further develop its financial perspectives. The leading stock exchange for bond listing at an international level, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, has recently become a partner of the Climate Bonds Initiative. Our team of financial experts can provide an extensive presentation on the main effects expected by Luxembourg under this new partnership. 

Key Aspects of the Investment Market in Luxembourg

2016-06-18

Luxembourg is the most important financial market available of the European economy. Financial services represent one of the main providers of Gross Domestic Product for the local economy and foreign investors can benefit from a very well developed legal framework, regulating the activity of the businesses set up in this domain. Our team of financial specialists can offer details on the key aspects of the investment market available in Luxembourg. 

CSSF: Identifying a customer through an online video conference

2016-06-06

Foreign investors who are interested in the financial services available in Luxembourg or who want to establish an investment fund here can use a new service, which refers to the identification of a customer through an online video conference method. The service is provided by CSSF (Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier), the main institution allowed to regulate and authorize the activity of the financial companies with operations in Luxembourg; our team of financial specialists can provide an extensive presentation on the main attributes of the service. 

Fin-Tech Investments, Major Importance for the Financial Sector

2016-05-16

Luxembourg represents one of the most important European economies for the establishment of an investment fund, due to a solid legislation and an advantageous taxation system. The economy of the local market is mainly comprised of financial services, and fund domiciliation is one of the main pillars in this sense. Recently, a study carried out by the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry revealed that the state can become an important player for the domiciliation of the financial and technology businesses (generally referred to as fin-tech industry) set up as funds. Persons interested in opening a fund in Luxembourg in this field can receive assistance on this matter from our team of financial specialists. 

Luxembourg Awarded AAA Credit Rating

2016-05-11

Foreign investors interested in opening an investment fund should know that Luxembourg is one of the most reliable economies. Recently, the state reconfirmed its position, as Luxembourg’s credit rating is established at AAA, which is the highest distinction provided by rating agencies. The main pillars on which the study was conducted refer to public finances and governmental debt. Our team of financial experts can provide more information on the most important aspects of the local economy. 

Luxembourg, the Second Financial Center in the EU

2016-04-14

Entrepreneurs interested in the business environment available in Luxembourg should know that this market is one of the most solid in the European Union (EU), as it provides a rigorous taxation and legal system applicable to funds. Luxembourg has many attractive policies addressed to both local and foreign investors who are interested to invest their financial assets in various types of funds. Our team of experts can offer assistance on any matter related to fund domiciliation in Luxembourg.