Did you know: the CSSF simplified IT outsourcing

Cloud-based services, stronger governance and data protection are just some of the new provisions meant to simplify IT outsourcing for regulated entities. The Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) Circulars published in May could change the design of financial institutions’ operational processes in Luxembourg. More support for cloud-based services …

Did you know: Common Reporting Standard deadline is fast approaching

Governments across the world are increasingly putting tax transparency at the top of their agenda. In this context, the OECD developed the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) as a global reporting standard to achieve a complete and multilateral automatic exchange of information framework. The Luxembourg CRS first reporting is due on …

Did you know: RAIF

The Reserved Alternative Investment Fund (“RAIF”) is a Luxembourgish fund structure that doesn’t need the Regulator’s approval or supervision. With a time-to-market significantly shorter than similar CSSF-regulated structures, the RAIF always needs to appoint an external authorised Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM).