As Fiat, Apple and Starbucks earn the Duchy a rap on the knuckles for its tax rules, will the government’s efforts to diversify the economy take firmer root?
Second-tier international law firms are joining the top players in Luxembourg as its stability and global outlook continue to attract big business
Boutiques bloom as the legal market adapts to a sluggish economy
Luxembourg’s core funds industry is serving the country and its lawyers well
Clifford Chance EU public policy head and competition partner Oliver Bretz is to leave the firm in the New Year to set up an independent competition law boutique.
Simmons & Simmons has announced plans to launch a five-partner office in Luxembourg to capitalise on the jurisdiction’s funds industry.
Dentons has hired the former head of EU competition law at Scottish firm Brodies, Mark Clough QC, to its Brussels office as senior counsel.
Governments’ efforts to curb what they perceive to be aggressive international tax planning is leading many multinational companies to question their tax advice.
Global: 24 privacy authorities worldwide call for more mobile app privacy download subscription
The increased focus of national data protection authorities on the processing of personal data through mobile apps was again confirmed in an open letter from a group of data protection authorities.
Global Insight — Spanish insolvency laws; retention of title in the UK; portfolio transactions; and more download subscription
Global Insight is a digital publication bringing you news, views and analysis from DLA Piper’s global restructuring group.
AIFMD Luxembourg implementation download subscription
Luxembourg has now fully implemented the AIFMD. This will reinforce the country’s position as a global investment fund hub.
Islamic finance update — all sukuk welcome download subscription
Vassiliyan Zanev and Arnaud Barchman of Loyens & Loeff explain what Luxembourg has been doing to make it the EU Islamic finance hub.
The Euromoney International Debt Capital Markets Handbook 2015 — regulatory overview in Luxembourg and recent trends download subscription
Luxembourg is a renowned financial centre and is particularly active in the debt segment of the capital markets.
Getting the Deal Through — Debt Capital Markets 2014: Luxembourg download subscription
Luxembourg is a renowned financial centre, and particularly active in the debt segment of the capital markets.
Changes relating to taxation of capital gain between France and Luxembourg download subscription
The double tax treaty between France and Luxembourg contains a favourable tax regime for capital gains on shares of real-estate companies.