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The Asset and Wealth Management sector stands on the precipice of fundamental shifts that will increase its importance within the global financial system towards 2020. The good news is that we can look forward to a bright future, with worldwide assets under management continuing to rise, as we predict they will exceed USD 100 trillion by 2020.

The increase in investable assets amid a wave of post-crisis regulations has created a uniquely favourable environment for asset managers to move centre stage. Because asset growth will be driven by the rising demand of the retirement market, the increasing wealth in emerging countries and the growing importance of sovereign wealth funds, Asset Managers will favour territories that can demonstrate a framework of long-term stability, transparency and a commitment to serving an international fund industry.

With a proven focus on providing experience and infrastructure to service the Asset and Wealth Management sector, Luxembourg is set to benefit from this period of transformation. More particularly, Luxembourg is well-positioned to leverage on the increase in cross-border activity, both in terms of investment and distribution, and to play a central role. The Grand Duchy also has the key attributes necessary to become the leading global AIF (Alternative Investment Fund) platform as it did with UCITS, and to thereby help alternative fund managers and institutional investors turn AIF regulations into an advantage rather than a burden.

As the largest professional services firm serving the asset management industry globally and in Luxembourg, we have unparalleled knowledge and the expertise to help you understand, evaluate and manage the critical issues impacting your strategy in serving the important investor needs towards 2020. Our multidisciplinary Luxembourg team covers all aspects of the Asset and Wealth Management industry and you can benefit from their broad experience and knowledge, together with the support of our international network. 

 

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Luxembourg: Maintaining Market Leadership

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PwC at SALT Conference 2016

PwC Luxembourg is proud to be present at the upcoming SALT Conference 2016 to be held in Las Vegas.

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Latest Asset Management Insights: changing role of real estate

The latest issue of Asset Management Insights showcases extracts from our recent thought leadership reports exploring the changing role of real estate. [...]

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Investment fund tax reporting regimes: The European landscape

Despite the related operational challenges, fund reporting is a "must-have" for pan-European fund distribution.

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Alternative investments: It’s time to pay attention

Alternative investments are a rapidly growing asset class. To participate fully, firms will have to invest in the capabilities that allow them to deal with the enhanced [...].

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ESMA publishes final UCITS V remuneration Guidelines

On Thursday, 31 March 2016, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its final report setting out Guidelines on sound remuneration policies[...]

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European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR)

Final Draft RTS on the exchange of Collateral under EMIR submitted to the European Commission for approval.

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Contacts
Steven Libby
Asset and Wealth Management Leader
Tel: +352 49 48 48 2116
Email

For marketing questions:

Pierre-André Honnay
Tel: +352 49 48 48 6068
Email: pierre-andre.honnay@lu.pwc.com