This autumn, Luxembourg hosts one of Europe’s biggest and most exciting tech and innovation events. Arch Summit takes place at LuxExpo - The Box on 26 - 27 October and brings together industry leaders and tech enthusiasts to discuss the power of technology to positively impact society and our planet. The BCC is proud to offer members a free ticket. You can find more information HERE
Returning to an in person format for the first time in two years, this conference is a must attend event for trust and estate practitioners working in Europe. You’ll hear from key speakers from across the continent discussing topics relevant to this region and considering jurisdictional perspectives. Attending this conference not only keeps you up to date with developments in private wealth management, it also allows you to network with peers from across Europe. The last STEP Europe Conference attracted delegates from 25 countries. The excellent social events planned enable you to network and make new connections.
DLA Piper advises Novaxia Investissement on the acquisition of an urban recycling site in Luxembourg
The British Chamber of Commerce for Luxembourg is greatly saddened to learn of the death of the BCC's patron, Her Majesty The Queen. On behalf of our members, our Chair, Daniel Eischen, and the Council we would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family and the British People on their profound loss
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance announces the appointment of Katia Gauzès as the new Managing Partner of its Luxembourg office. Charles Adams, Global Managing Partner: "I am excited to announce the appointment of Katia as the Office Managing Partner for Luxembourg. I am confident that she will be of great value to both our Luxembourg office and our European team, driving and guiding our people, and working together with our clients to achieve continued success".
1 September 2022, Luxembourg - Géraldine Léonard has joined NautaDutilh's investment funds practice as of 1 September 2022.
The Private Art Kirchberg (PAK) initiative, which saw its last edition postponed twice due to the pandemic, is back in shape with seven participating companies and institutions. Allen & Overy, Arendt, the European Investment Bank, Clearstream, Deutsche Bank Luxembourg, Fonds Kirchberg and UBS will open their doors on Sunday 25 September, from 11:00 to 18:00, to unveil their art collections to the public.
The purpose of the BCC Tax and Legal Newsletters is to provide additional regular bimonthly updates on key Tax and Legal developments in Luxembourg that may be relevant to your business. The present newsletters issued by member firms of the Tax and Legal groups cover the period from July - August 2022.
In business, ‘Sustainability’ is an interesting word; on one hand we might refer to a ‘sustainable financial growth’, i.e. ensuring that our businesses grow at a rate that can be maintained over time, but on the other hand we might also refer to a ‘sustainable business’, i.e. a business that has a minimal negative impact or even a positive effect on the environment, community and society at large. In fact, the two concepts can be extremely interconnected, especially in consideration of the mounting pressure that consumers put on corporations to embrace a more (socially and environmentally) sustainable approach to financial growth. Read more
BSP, with a team led by Linda Harroch, Partner and Head of the Private Equity department, and composed of Francesco Del Pesce, Counsel, Grégoire Colson, Associate, and Joyce Soudry, Junior Associate, acted as Luxembourg counsel to Groupe Bruxelles Lambert on the acquisition of a majority stake in Sanoptis, a leading network of ophthalmology clinics across Germany and Switzerland, from Telemos Capital.
The partners of BONN & SCHMITT are pleased to announce the arrival on 16th August of a new partner, Dr Marcel BARTNIK.
The British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) in Luxembourg held its second “Brits, Bites and Banter” informal networking event of its 30th anniversary year on Wednesday evening on the premises of the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT) in Luxembourg-Bonnevoie. The event brought together about 50 BCC members to catch up and network over food and drinks in a relaxed setting before the summer break.