Glenn Meyer is a Partner in the Banking & Financial Services practice of Arendt & Medernach. He advises banks, investment firms, payment and electronic money institutions as well as all other professionals of the financial sector on all types of financial regulatory matters as well as on general banking law. He also handles mergers and acquisitions and asset acquisition files in the financial sector.

Glenn has also acquired over the years considerable knowledge and expertise in the regulatory framework relating to the combat against money laundering and terrorist financing as well as in handling various types of litigation and customer complaint matters involving banks and investment firms.

He has participated in a number of working groups of the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), the regulatory authority of the financial sector in Luxembourg, and the Luxembourg bankers’ association (ABBL) on various regulatory matters (such as MiFID I, II, PSD, etc.). Glenn is also a member of the Legal Affairs Committee as well as of the Professional Obligations Committee of the ABBL.

He is a guest lecturer at the University of Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne) for the Master II degree in banking and financial law, at the University of Luxembourg for the Master II degree in European banking and financial law as well as in contract law in the context of the Luxembourg bar exam. Glenn is also the author of various publications.

He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 2001.

Glenn Meyer holds a Master's degree in business law from the Université Robert Schuman de Strasbourg (France) as well as a DEA degree in business law from the same university.

In Chambers Europe 2018 legal guide, clients characterise Glenn as “extremely diligent and hands-on”, adding: ”if you leave something with Meyer, you know it's getting done”. In the 2019 edition he is again lauded by clients, who describe him as "a specialist and a trusted advisor." He is mentioned as “Highly regarded” in IFLR 1000 2018. He is considered by clients as a “key figure” of the Banking & Finance sector in the Legal 500 2017 guide, as well as “reactive and practical”. Glenn Meyer is also recommended in the Legal 500 2018 edition for his ‘in-depth analysis’ of banking and finance litigation.


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Languages: English, French, German, Luxembourgish.

Law of 25 March 2020 establishing a central data retrieval system for bank, payment accounts and safe-deposit boxes

The law of 25 March 2020 establishing a central data retrieval system concerning IBAN accounts and safe-deposit boxes entered into force on 30 March 2020 (the “Central Register Law”). 

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Implementation of the 5th AML Directive into Luxembourg law: the last piece of the puzzle – Key aspects and changes of the law of 25 March 2020

The law1 of 25 March 2020 implementing EU Directive 2018/8432  (the “5th AML Directive”) and amending the law of 12 November 2004 on the fight against money laundering and terrorism financing, as amended (the “2004 Law”) entered into force on 30 March 2020 (the “New Law”).

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