Luxembourg

Luxembourg healthtech could become best in EU

Health systems across the planet are fighting similar battles. One upcoming fight is that rising life expectancies will eventually put cost pressure on governments, patients, and caregivers as chronic and degenerative diseases become more commonplace in the general population. This may coincide with a global lack of clinical resources, as is currently foreseen. […]
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Remuneration in Luxembourg: why the gender pay gap isn’t closed yet

Studies have again and again shown that an organisation’s success and competitiveness depend on its ability to embrace diversity. Companies today spend a lot of money and time on workplace diversity and outreach programs, though often have little to show for it. Diversity leads to more innovation, more opportunities for all, better access to talent, and bet […]
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Get ready for PCN 2020

A few days ago, Luxembourg’s Council of Government approved a draft of the Grand-Ducal Regulation (GDR) that would determine the content of the new Luxembourg Standard Chart of Accounts (PCN). This draft GDR has yet to be commented on by regulatory bodies, and thus is not yet final. It will only come into force when published on Mémorial A of Legilux. This […]
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One microphone, five minutes, and €50,000

Luxembourg’s fintech scene is not quite like anything I’ve seen elsewhere. Startup contests—and I’ve been to loads—all share a common energy, an ambitious spirit, a love of the future and the futuristic. Fintech in Luxembourg has all that, of course, but it has something else too. It has a relaxed togetherness, forged by the smallness of the country […]
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Meet the warriors of fintech

The third annual Fintech Awards Luxembourg (powered by the LHoFT and KPMG) take place tomorrow! Thirteen molten hot companies will pitch in front of a panel of experts and hope to win one of the top prizes, which include €50k in startup money, membership in accelerator hubs, and advertising campaigns. But what do this year’s contestants say about the matu […]
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Your guide to living and working in Luxembourg

This article is for anyone not yet living and working in Luxembourg. Perhaps you are thinking of relocating yourself, your company, or your entire family here—and you might have questions ranging from the dreamily open-ended What’s Luxembourg like? to the very practical How long does a commute in Luxembourg City take? We’ve got all that information for […]
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