Privacy, please: 5 things we learned from the CNPD 2019 Activity Report

Privacy and the protection of sensitive data remain a hot topic and a top priority for organizations across the globe. In a year marked by the COVID-19 pandemic and the invalidation of the EU-US Privacy Shield, privacy concerns and challenges for businesses are at an all time high. The CNPD (National Commission for Data Protection) has recently published its 201 […]

Family Matters – how times are changing for global family businesses

Family businesses help drive the economy, accounting for the majority of global GDP and employment.  Many families are intent on keeping their businesses in the family and passing them on to the next generation. Nothing new there, but uncertain times bring with them a whole new set of challenges. So, what are families up against? Well, for starters, the often c […]

Supervisory pressure is on as ECB publishes guide on climate-related and environmental risk

ESG - The acronym that’s taken the corporate world by storm as it continues to gain serious ground. It’s at the top of most corporate agendas, and financial institutions are no exception. In its recent guide on climate-related and environmental risk (published in November 2020), the European Central Bank (ECB) declares that approaching the topic of ESG fr […]
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Workforce Shaping: Unleashing human potential

Welcome to the future of work, an age of permanent disruption, groundbreaking trends and constant transformation. Companies willing to make more radical changes and shape a workforce with the right skills, attitudes and flexibility will be better positioned to lead their companies into the future. 60 Of Execs are focused on future workforce needs and h […]

Navigating the age of uncertainty – a Luxembourg perspective

The evolution of the Luxembourg economy over the past 25 years has been impressive. Luxembourg has refused to rest on its laurels and has grown from strength to strength on the European and world stage. However, as one of the most interconnected economies in the world today, it is hypersensitive to certain global changes and megatrends, which the current crisis […]
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Reporting under DAC 6? A five-step guide for banks

The deadlines for DAC 6 are approaching fast.  First reports will be due on 31 January 2021, and retroactive reports stretching back to 25 June 2018 have to be submitted by 28 February 2021. To avoid common pitfalls, and help you get started, we’ve outlined five key steps to get prepared for reporting. Step one: Determine your intermediary status DAC 6 i […]