The University of Luxembourg announced its participation in the University Blockchain Research Initiative, a multi-year, multi-million-euro research programme funded by Ripple, a provider of leading enterprise blockchain solutions for global payments.

17 avril 2019

A new edition of the Pitch Your Startup competition will take place on May 21st, 2019, during ICT Spring. The Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL), which is known for supporting local startups, will once again be one of the event's main partners and will offer 20,000€ to a startup based in Luxembourg.

12 avril 2019

The LHoFT Foundation and Silicon Valley based Venture Capital firm, Parkpine Capital, have signed a deal in San Francisco, in the presence of Luxembourg Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna, to hold the Global Venture Summit (GVS) for the first time in Europe bringing over 100 leading Silicon Valley VCs to Luxembourg to meet and network with their European counterparts and, critically, connect with Luxembourg and European start-ups aiming to raise funds.

11 avril 2019

Pierre Gramegna, ministre des Finances, s'est rendu à San Francisco et la Silicon Valley du 7 au 10 avril 2019 pour une mission financière axée sur la Fintech. Il a été accompagné d'une délégation composée de représentants du ministère des Finances, de Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) et du Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT).

11 avril 2019

KOOPHUB, the regional Fintech Hub of EEMEA (Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa region), and The Luxembourg House of Financial Technologies (The LHoFT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MoU") during the Istanbul Fintech Week on 4th of April in order to foster innovation and build bridges between Luxembourg and Turkey.

10 avril 2019

The deadline to apply to the 2019 NadiFin Fintech Acceleration Program has been extended to April 12th. NadiFin aims at bringing together post seed and pre-series B stage Fintech companies from around the world to learn and engage through a unique curriculum and a series of workshops.

09 avril 2019

On March 28, the Ministry of Finance granted Deloitte Solutions the authorization to exercise ARM (Approved Reporting Mechanism under MiFID II, EU Directive 2014/65) activities. Deloitte Solutions S.à r.l. (DSO) is the first Luxembourg-based company to obtain a licence to report under MiFIR on behalf of their clients to domestic competent authorities.

03 avril 2019

The LHoFT initiative around Talent and Recruitment aims at supporting the creation of a talent pool to meet the Grand Duchy future needs for financial services, particularly in technology and innovation related fields.

02 avril 2019

Satispay SpA announces that its subsidiary, Satispay Europe SA, has received authorization from Luxembourg regulator to operate as an Electronic Money Institution (EMI).

27 mars 2019

Avec une sécurité optimale et une confiance renforcée entre les membres d’une même communauté, les échanges d’informations, mais également de biens, d’énergie et, bien entendu, d’argent pourraient s’effectuer sans l’intervention d’un tiers. Il s’agit là de l’une des promesses de l’utilisation de la Blockchain. Cette hypothèse, avancée à l’occasion du Symposium 2018 organisé par le cabinet Gartner et notamment par David Furlonger, pourrait bien séduire de plus en plus de communautés en quête d’indépendance. Voici la "Blockchain Society" !

25 mars 2019