Thierry Stas participates in IR Global Guide: International Expansion: Building your Business Overseas

Foreword by Andrew Chilvers Despite these uncertain times, expanding overseas can be a key driver for future growth for an ambitious business. International expansion can breathe new life into a company, drive huge value and set it on a path of continued success. Expanding a business overseas is a strategic opportunity that will help diversify […]

Thierry StasPartner, Maprima

Newsflash Luxembourg – Postponement of tax reporting deadlines under DAC6, CRS and FATCA

In the context of the crisis related to COVID-19, a draft law relating to the postponement of tax reporting deadlines under DAC6, CRS and FATCA was filed with the Luxembourg Chamber of Deputies (bill number 7625, hereafter referred to as “the Bill”) on 6 July 2020. The Bill followed the Council of the European Union’s […]

Benoît DuvieusartPartner, duvieusart ebel, avocats associés

Joram Moyal participates in the IR Virtual Series – International Contracts: How has the global pandemic impacted international contracts?

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers The COVID-19 pandemic is one of those once-ina-lifetime events that few people predict but which affects everyone – individuals, businesses and governments. During the past four months the pandemic has caused huge disruption to companies across the globe as many have suddenly found it impossible to fulfil their contractual obligations. From […]

Joram MoyalPartner, Moyal & Simon Law S.a.r.L

Luxembourg: Measures related to the holding of corporate meetings in the context of COVID-19

In the wake of the onset of Covid-19, both shareholder meetings and those of management bodies may be held exclusively on a digital platform. The Luxembourg Government declared on 18 March 2020 a state of emergency and a number of temporary measures have been enacted by decrees by the Government, given the new emergency powers […]

Benoît DuvieusartPartner, duvieusart ebel, avocats associés

Waiver listing fees for Covid-19 response bonds

CONTEXT The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the related restricting measures taken by governments worldwide which has put billions of people in confinement has rapidly driven our economies into global recession. The social and financial consequences of the outbreak represent a major challenge for governments, financial institutions and corporates which are currently struggling to find innovative […]

Evelyn MaherPartner, Bonn Steichen & Partners

COVID-19 | SFTR Reporting

Background On 9 April 2020, the CSSF published Circular 20/739 on the application of the “Guidelines on the Reporting under Articles 4 and 12 Securities Financing Transactions Regulation” (hereafter “SFTR”), which were published on 6 January 2020 by the European Securities and Markets Authority (“ESMA”). The circular confirms that the CSSF will follow ESMA’s guidelines on SFT reporting. […]

Evelyn MaherPartner, Bonn Steichen & Partners

COVID-19 | Electronic Signature

CONTEXT Due to the exceptional circumstances linked to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the related restricting measures taken by the Luxembourg Government, including the confinement and the strong recommendation to implement remote working when possible, a significant number of people are working remotely since mid-March. In normal time, rules in civil law matters relating to […]

Evelyn MaherPartner, Bonn Steichen & Partners