Wildgen's Newsletter | January 2021

_In this January edition you will learn about the following hot topics:

  • 2021 Budget Law: New Tax Measures Foreseen
  • CSSF Regulation N°20-09 on the Equivalence of the UK for the Purpose of the MiFIR Third Country National Regime
  • Considerations for Fund Managers on Cross-Border Brexit Structuring
  • Impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the protection of employees on sick leave
  • Italian transposition of the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD)
  • DAC6 Impacts
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> Enjoy Every Moment and Turn it into Good Vibes!

2020 was a year like no other in our lives. It has impacted families and created unprecedented challenges for businesses worldwide. We sincerely hope that you and your loved ones have not been affected too severely.
Over this challenging year, at Wildgen, we took advantage of every moment we were given to reinvent ourselves. We have made every minute a challenge, every second an inspiration. We have relied on each other and drawn on each other's strengths.

Today, we are stronger, more united and resilient than ever. That's what makes us unique; that's what makes Wildgen a Great Place to Work.

This would not have been possible without your unfailing support.
In order to thank you, we have compiled a "Feel Good” playlist. Enjoy the good sounds and good vibes. That’s what we need at the moment.

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> Stay ahead of the latest Luxembourg developments and trends

11 January 2021

2021 Budget Law: New Tax Measures Foreseen

_On 17 December 2020, the Luxembourg Parliament approved the budget law for 2021, which was filed on 14 October 2020 by the Luxembourg Government with the Luxembourg Parliament as bill n°7666 (the “20...


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28 December 2020

CSSF Publication of Regulation N°20-09 on the Equivalence of the UK for the Purpose of the MiFIR Third Country National Regime

_As welcome as it was that the European Commission had reached agreement with the UK on the terms of the UK’s future trading relationship with the EU on Christmas Eve, until any determination is made ...

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24 December 2020

Survey to External Stakeholders on the Application of the IDD

_On 12 November the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (“EIOPA”) launched a survey on the application of the Insurance Distribution Directive (the “IDD”). The aim of the survey ...

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23 December 2020

L’impact de la crise sanitaire sur la protection du salarié en congé de maladie

_À titre préliminaire : Le droit au maintien de son salaire En principe, l’employeur doit maintenir le salaire intégral du salarié en incapacité de travail jusqu’à la fin du mois calendrier durant ...

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21 December 2020

La transposition italienne de la Directive sur la distribution des produits d’assurance : ACTE III

_À seulement quelques mois du lever de rideau sur son processus de révision, programmé pour 2021, l’Insurance Distribution Directive a été complètement transposée en Italie au cours de la saison estiv...

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11 December 2020

CSSF Circular 20/758 Relating to Central Administration, Internal Governance and Risk Management

_The CSSF issued a new Circular 20/758 on 7 December 2020 in respect of central administration, internal governance and risk management. The new Circular will be applicable to investment firms from 1 ...

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07 December 2020

CSSF Issues Press Release 20/26 - Provisions on Fund Management and Distribution

11th Hour Considerations for Fund Managers on Cross-Border Brexit Structuring by Mark Shaw, Head of our London Representative Office

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07 December 2020

The Luxembourg Double Tax Treaties Network

_List of double tax treaties in force and in negotiation as of 07 December 2020. Situated at the crossroad of Europe, the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg is based on a dynamic and open economy which acti...


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13 January 2021

Dr. Eric Perru, Partner, Has Been Elected Vice-President and Board Member of LAFA

_We are proud to announce that Dr. Eric Perru, Partner and Head of Wildgen 4 Art, has been elected Board Member and Vice-President of the Luxembourg Art Law and Art & Finance Association (LAFA). Pa...

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04 January 2021

Faut-il avoir peur de l’épouvantail DAC6 ? | Dossier Tax & Legal Paperjam

_Combattre l’évasion fiscale internationale en améliorant la circulation de l’information entre États membres, voilà la noble intention de la directive DAC6. Mais son application pose de nombreuses qu...

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07 January 2021

Play It Again: Our Fund Finance Webinar Replays Ready For You

_In June, we were delighted to launch our new webinar series on fund finance, hosted and moderated by our expert on the subject, Michael Mbayi. From our collection of free resources, here is your c...

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> Come and meet us at our events

05 February 2021

Legitech - Les midis de l'assurance : La distribution d'assurances par un courtier luxembourgeois dans un contexte transfrontalier

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29 January 2021

Legitech - Les midis de l'assurance :
Crédit et mise en
garantie de contrat

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20 January 2021

How To Survive The Introduction Of The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation In Europe

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All year event

"Virtual Legal Espresso"
mit unserem German Desk

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