The banking and financial services sector has undergone dramatic changes since the financial crisis of 2008-09. Participants now operate in a highly regulated environment,facing cost pressures and dealing with new competition in the provision of debt funding. Arendt's banking and finance practice helps companies in the sector navigate these challenges, bringing expertise from across the full spectrum of banking, regulation and financial services law. As a top-tier law firm in this specialist area, we work with banking and financial services companies to overcome the hurdles they face, prioritise their key issues, and offer clear, pragmatic advice through an experienced multi-disciplinary team. Our clients range from major global corporations setting up or expanding in Luxembourg to fund businesses, other financial institutions and advisers from Europe, the Middle East and Asia.