This brochure will provide you with an up-to-date overview of insurance activities in Luxembourg:
This brochure will provide you with an overview of the reinsurance activities in Luxembourg:
I. Luxembourg overview II. What is reinsurance? III. Why Luxembourg? A. General legal framework on reinsurance 1. Creation of a reinsurance undertaking 2. Conditions for the operation of a reinsurance business 3. European Law: the right of establishment or freedom to provide services B. Tax factors 1. General tax regime of a Luxembourg company 2. Special tax matters relevant to Luxembourg reinsurance companies Conclusion
2014 was a busy year, not least in respect of legal and regulatory changes that may impact your business. We are pleased to provide you with an overview of the major legal and regulatory developments under Luxembourg and EU law. This short flashback will enable you to keep track of the main legal trends which marked 2014 and those which we reasonably anticipate will arise in the near future. To read the full document, please click below.
Discover our latest Legal Update. The topics are: - Market abuse: new European rules - Theft of intangible assets: the unauthorised downloading of computer data and the photocopying of documents can be considered as theft under Article 461 of the Luxembourg Criminal Code - Status and rights during the criminal investigation of a person having the status of a civil party following its indictment in the same criminal investigation - Potential major reversal of case law in France relating to the sharing of liabilities between the offender and the victim for damage caused to assets by intentional criminal offences - Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products - MiFID II: main impact for the fund industry - The Private Placement Rules in Luxembourg post 22 July 2014 for non-EU AIFMs
Topics: AIFMD implemented in Luxembourg – the essentials; Draft bill on business preservation and modernisation of bankruptcy law; Draft bill aiming at reforming social dialogue; New legislation on parental leave; Recent amendments to the criminal record and benefit thereof for employers; New EU prudential rules for banks and investment firms – “CRD 4”; New legislation introducing the concept of professionals of the insurance sector (“PSA”)
Topics : fight against money laundering and terrorist financing, criminal settlement, electronic achieving, remuneration policies of AIFMs, AIFMD implementing measures.
Topics: Banking secrecy, Luxembourg law of 21 July 2012, General Court’s MasterCard judgment, Professionals of the insurance sector, Special Limited Partnership (SLP) Regime, ESMA Q&A on KIID for UCITS, European regulation.
Topics: Package Retail Investment Products (PRIPS), Insurance Mediation Directive (IMD2), UCITS V.
Topics: E-money Directive in Luxembourg, Cayman investment fund, Insurance and Reinsurance law: Circular letters 11/2 and 11/7, Marketing of UCITS.
Topics: Implementation of UCITS IV, AIFM Directive, Cluster munitions, Energy performance, Law of 26 July 2010.
MiFID II - As the number and scope of the rules to be introduced are significant, they will be presented over a cycle of three different seminars.>
LFF - Switzerland seminars 2016 will be held in Geneva on Tuesday, 15 March 2016 and in Zurich on Wednesday, 16 March 2016. Our Partner and Co-Chairman Paul Mousel will be a moderateur on one panel. >
Arendt & Medernach sponsored the ACA Insurance Day 2014.
This year’s ACA Insurance Day was held on 13 November 2014.>