2019 Tax overview
CSSF EMIR - Impact on AIFM and UCITS ManCos
Luxembourgish IFMs trading derivatives have been subject to increased scrutiny by the CSSF since August 2018. On 14 October 2019, the CSSF presented its conclusions from its EMIR monitoring and oversight questionnaire. These conclusions highlighted the main weaknesses for IFMs in the Luxembourg. The CSSF will now begin to assess the compliance with EMIR requirements as well as act to improve the data quality of trades reported.
Tax news flash - October 2019
Mazars Private Clients Alert - April 2019
Global Mobility Alert Newsletter April 2019
Beyond the GAAP Newsletter
Quantified impacts of IFRS 9: initial findings
IFRS 9 introduces numerous changes (classification, impairment, hedging, etc.). Their impacts at the transition date vary widely from one bank to another. They are negative in most cases, but for some banks are virtually nil or even positive. The indicators used are also variable: though the impact on the CET1 ratio is a firm common indicator, the level of further detail reported varies significantly from one institution to another.