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Mr. Vincent Wellens

New controller-processor guidelines: beware of impact on data processing agreements
14/09/2020

Armed with useful flowcharts to help organisations determine their role, the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) has published new guidelines on the concepts of "controller", "processor" and "joint controller".

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Mr. Pierre-Michaël de Waersegger
Mrs. Helena Finn
Mrs. Emmanuelle Mousel

New CAA AML/CTF regulation
11/09/2020

The aim of the New Regulation is to replace and repeal the amended CAA Regulation No. 13/01 of 23 December 2013 on the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing (the “13/01 Regulation”) following the legislative changes resulting from the implementation of EU Directive 2015/849

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5G: Opportunities and Legal Challenges

5G: Opportunities and Legal Challenges
10/09/2020

This article is the first of a series of following publications, which will focus on more specific 5G topics.

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New /Amended AML-CTF regulations for Luxembourg's insurance, financial and asset management sectors

New /Amended AML-CTF regulations for Luxembourg's insurance, financial and asset management sectors
28/08/2020

On 20 August 2020, two important texts from an anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing (“AML-CTF”) perspective were published:

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 Rebecca Macé-Balebs
Mr. Benoît Rose

CSSF prohibition of loan investments for UCITS
27/08/2020

On 7 August 2020, the Luxembourg supervisory authority for the financial sector, the CSSF, updated its frequently asked questions (the FAQ) on the Luxembourg law of 17 December 2010 on undertakings for collective investment (the 2010 Law), publishing a ninth version of its FAQ.

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"No-deal" Brexit scenario: overview and implications for UK AIFMs operating in Luxembourg
17/08/2020

Many UK firms currently carry on cross-border services in Luxembourg in reliance on an EU financial services passport (e.g. under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive ("AIFM Directive") or the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive ("MIFID")).

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Mr. Vincent Wellens

Benelux Regulators to Apply EIOPA Guidelines on Outsourcing to Cloud Service Providers by Insurance and Reinsurance Undertakings
14/08/2020

On 24 April 2020, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) issued new guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers (the "Guidelines") which apply to insurance and reinsurance undertakings

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Mrs. Michèle Eisenhuth
Mrs. Géraldine Léonard

UCITS can no longer invest in loans
12/08/2020

The CSSF, Luxembourg’s supervisory authority for the financial sector, has announced that Luxembourg-domiciled UCITS may no longer invest in loans

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New bill of law allowing for issuance of dematerialised securities issued on the blockchain with central account keepers

New bill of law allowing for issuance of dematerialised securities issued on the blockchain with central account keepers
11/08/2020

On 27 July, the Luxembourg parliament published a new bill of law n° 7637 (the “Bill of Law”) that will amend the following two laws:

 

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Update on international transfers of personal data - Privacy Shield invalidated and new requirement around the use of Standard Contractual Clauses: which actions should you take?

Update on international transfers of personal data - Privacy Shield invalidated and new requirement around the use of Standard Contractual Clauses: which actions should you take?
07/08/2020

In the context of the “Schrems II” case held before the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”), some mechanisms used to transfer personal data out of the European Economic Area (“EEA”) have been fully invalidated (Privacy Shield) while others (Standard Contractual Clauses)  – although validated by the CJUE –

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