Luxembourg 2017

Green bondsThe latest environmental movement in Luxembourg is not the work of anti-capitalists, but fund professionals – and green bonds make up one of their biggest interests. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Speed_trainFollowing the success of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, David Stevenson speaks to Luxembourg Ucits professionals about the outlook for the next stock market link-up.

Flaws in cross-border fund distribution – and, of course, Brexit – were two of the issues discussed at our Luxembourg funds industry roundtable.

London_phone_boxPost-Brexit, Luxembourg is keen to attract the UK’s £1.2 trillion of assets in segregated mandates owned by European investors. David Stevenson asks if this is possible.

Stephan Schilken, Director & Operational Leader AIFM of SGG Fund Management S.A. in Luxembourg, gives his thoughts on the implications of Brexit for UK Fund Managers marketing their products to EU investors and the solutions to remain marketable in the European Union post-Brexit.

Funds Europe speaks to leading Luxembourg industry figures about the growing regulatory demands on asset servicers and how to remain profitable in spite of major investments in technology.

Funds Europe quizzes Luxembourg’s alternative investment professionals about regulation, asset class growth and fees – and finds that private debt is one of the bigger drivers of business as investors search for yield.