Increasing signs of a synchronised global slowdown
At the end of 2018, global economic growth continued to slow. In the United States, the orders of capital goods ceased increasing in the fourth quarter. The progressive dissipation of the impact of the fiscal stimulus measures is likely to weigh on the growth dynamic of the world’s largest economy in 2019. This is ...
Volatility returns to equity markets
Market volatility has increased in recent weeks but is unlikely to affect our view of the financial markets and economic environment. In fact, the current climate forces us to maintain a cautious positioning in managed portfolios, resulting in an underweight position on equities.
Banque de Luxembourg sponsors the fourth edition of the Mind & Market Forum
Steeve Gresse, Head of Digital & Mobile Banking at Banque de Luxembourg, talks about the fourth edition of the Mind & Market Forum, which was held on 3 December at the Maison du Savoir in Esch Belval, Luxembourg.
Discretionary portfolio management: tackling preconceived ideas
While a growing number of clients have entrusted us with the management of their portfolios, others still believe that discretionary management is opaque, complex, not efficient enough, or too expensive.
Schéi Feierdeeg - Season’s Greetings
As the year draws to a close, please accept our warmest wishes for the festive season from everyone at Banque de Luxembourg.
French social security charges to end in 2019?
In 2019, social security charges on income and capital gains realised on property in France by non-residents for tax purposes are due to be eliminated. We provide a summary of this controversial law below and information on how to file a claim with the French tax administration before the end of the year.