Digital technology is changing how we interact with each other, how we trust each other and how we interact with society. A new economic model is emerging: the crowd-based capitalism or the sharing economy. We discuss about its impacts and the future role of government in this new world order.
PwC Luxembourg has launched the 2017 Management Company Observatory Barometer. This year, the Barometer shows an increase of 7,2% compared to the previous year, reaching 183.3 points. Discover the main hot topics highlighted in this video and deep dive into the poster to understand in-depth the various market trends, market evolutions and key players.
José-Benjamin Longrée, Partner at PwC Luxembourg and Leader of PwC's Global Fund Distribution practice, gives you an overview on what's hot in cross border fund distribution in 2017.
Christophe Saint-Mard and Robert James Glover, Global Fund Distribution Partners at PwC Luxembourg, share with you some of the highlights featured in this edition.
According to a STATEC report, social entrepreneurship is growing in Luxembourg. What areas are more attractive to Luxembourg entrepreneurs to invest in?
e-CS is a user-friendly collaborative platform combining data and project management. The platform allows you to define the organisation of your data, set to-do lists define procedures, manage deadlines, overview projects, duplicate client's organisation and use your own colour scheme, language, as well as company logo. Each solution is unique.
The data protection landscape is changing. Do you know what GDPR means for Public Sector? At PwC, we can help you understand where you are with respect to the GDPR requirements, what you can put in place to protect personal data and help you design a data protection strategy that is future-proof.
In September 2016 the VAT authorities issued a circular letter confirming that Directors fees should generally fall within the scope of VAT. Does this apply to Directors of funds and what about the fees paid by management companies? Find this out in our latest podcast related to VAT on director remuneration.
STATEC has recently published an article explaining the consequences of the referendum United Kingdom carried out to withdraw its membership of the European Union. This edition of "La Carte Blanche" analises the impact on the Luxembourg economy.
Our barometer gained traction this month, reaching +26, for the first time since April 2016. This improvement is mainly due to an uplifted mood held by Luxembourg manufacturers.
With the increasing changes in regulations over the last years, Management Companies should be alert and have a strong compliance function in order to avoid any administrative sanctions related to non-compliance. Check out the latest highlights on Management Company matters related to compliance function.
Cyber crimes, money laundering, robbery, selling of controlled substances, and abuses of economic aid are all examples of economic crimes. New criminal trends have recently emerged in different business sectors and industries. We interviewed Robert Mazur, the former US federal agent who went undercover deep into Pablo Escobar's Medellín Cartel and Michael Weis, Forensic Services and Financial Crim...
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The recent amendments on UCITS V Directive are impacting the overall UCITS framework and and first aim at aligning it with the AIFM framework. Watch this video to understand more in depth the correlation between UCITS V, depositaries and Management Companies.
Socio-demographic factors, technology and operational alternatives already shape the real estate market in Europe. The sharing economy shifts the focus from products to services, technology changes business models and social infrastructure becomes the investors’ new sweetheart. Check our experts’ views on coming opportunities.
Our barometer this month shows a slight increase over last month, settling at +14. This slightly renewed confidence is observed in Luxembourg as well as in Europe.
The employee experience is becoming an ubiquitous topic. It refers to all contact points between companies and their employees. Under this philosophy, employees should be at the centre of all activity and their development should be actively supported and managed through innovative working methods. How ready are our companies today?