Duchy of Luxembourg

DGAP-News: Logwin AG: Logwin with a respectable development in the first half of 2020 in view of the Covid 19 pandemic

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 11:02am

Grevenmacher (Luxembourg) - The first half of 2020 was marked for the Logwin Group as well worldwide by the Covid 19 pandemic.

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  • Grevenmacher (Luxembourg) - The first half of 2020 was marked for the Logwin Group as well worldwide by the Covid 19 pandemic.
  • By means of these measures in the first half of 2020, sales of EUR 537.7m (2019: EUR 560.1m) and an operating result (EBITA) of EUR 18.2m (2019: EUR 23.9m) were achieved.
  • The operating margin of 3.4 % is a respectable development in view of the global restrictions caused by the Covid 19 pandemic.
  • The business segment Air + Ocean even achieved a slight increase overall increase in sales to EUR 379.9m (2019: EUR 370.2m).

MULTI UNITS LUXEMBOURG : DISTRIBUTION ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 6:02pm

*To be computed using the WM/Reuters FX fixing and parity of as of Monday 06th July 2020.

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  • *To be computed using the WM/Reuters FX fixing and parity of as of Monday 06th July 2020.
  • The aforementioned funds managed by Lyxor International Asset Management and admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange will distribute on 08th July 2020.
  • Each individual client can be subject to withholding taxes as per his/her country of residence and the current tax treaty between this country of residence and France for French domiciled funds or Luxembourg for Luxembourg domiciled funds.

MULTI UNITS LUXEMBOURG : DISTRIBUTION ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 6:03pm

*To be computed using the WM/Reuters FX fixing and parity of as of Monday 06th July 2020.

Key Points: 
  • *To be computed using the WM/Reuters FX fixing and parity of as of Monday 06th July 2020.
  • The aforementioned funds managed by Lyxor International Asset Management and admitted to trading on the London Stock Exchange will distribute on 08th July 2020.
  • Each individual client can be subject to withholding taxes as per his/her country of residence and the current tax treaty between this country of residence and France for French domiciled funds or Luxembourg for Luxembourg domiciled funds.

Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL Adds Two New Members To Its Board Of Directors

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 8:58pm

NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL, the Luxembourg-based business of Gen II Fund Services, LLC ("Gen II"), a leading global private equity fund administrator, is pleased to announce it has recently added Martin Dobbins and Chris Edge to its Luxembourg Board of Directors.

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  • NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL, the Luxembourg-based business of Gen II Fund Services, LLC ("Gen II"), a leading global private equity fund administrator, is pleased to announce it has recently added Martin Dobbins and Chris Edge to its Luxembourg Board of Directors.
  • I am excited to join the Board of Gen II Luxembourg Services," says Mr. Dobbins of his recent appointment to the Board.
  • Edge, Norman Leben, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Gen II said, "The addition of these two prominent industry professionals to the Gen II Luxembourg Board of Directors represent our commitment to maintaining the highest level of fund administration and financial services expertise in all areas of our business.
  • Steven Millner, Co-Founder and Managing Principal also said, "As we continue to grow our practice in Europe, we are proud to expand our Gen II Luxembourg Board of Directors with two highly respected and knowledgeable members of the Luxembourg financial services industry."

Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL Adds Two New Members To Its Board Of Directors

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 8:49pm

NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL, the Luxembourg-based business of Gen II Fund Services, LLC ("Gen II"), a leading global private equity fund administrator, is pleased to announce it has recently added Martin Dobbins and Chris Edge to its Luxembourg Board of Directors.

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  • NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Gen II Luxembourg Services SARL, the Luxembourg-based business of Gen II Fund Services, LLC ("Gen II"), a leading global private equity fund administrator, is pleased to announce it has recently added Martin Dobbins and Chris Edge to its Luxembourg Board of Directors.
  • I am excited to join the Board of Gen II Luxembourg Services," says Mr. Dobbins of his recent appointment to the Board.
  • Edge, Norman Leben, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Gen II said, "The addition of these two prominent industry professionals to the Gen II Luxembourg Board of Directors represent our commitment to maintaining the highest level of fund administration and financial services expertise in all areas of our business.
  • Steven Millner, Co-Founder and Managing Principal also said, "As we continue to grow our practice in Europe, we are proud to expand our Gen II Luxembourg Board of Directors with two highly respected and knowledgeable members of the Luxembourg financial services industry."

DGAP-News: MyBucks S.A. Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:03pm

Luxembourg, June 10th, 2020 - Frankfurt-listed fintech and African banking group MyBucks S.A ("the Company") today announced that Craig Lyons has joined its Board of Directors.

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  • Luxembourg, June 10th, 2020 - Frankfurt-listed fintech and African banking group MyBucks S.A ("the Company") today announced that Craig Lyons has joined its Board of Directors.
  • Craig has deep African financial services experiences, and the Board is happy to see him join its ranks.
  • In parallel, Loc Nguyen has submitted his resignation from the Board of Directors of MyBucks S.A. MyBucks' Chairman Dirk Harbecke commented that he is very happy to see the Board strengthened with a representative of the major shareholder, and to work with Craig going forward.
  • At the same time he expressed his gratitude to the outgoing Board member Loc for serving on the Board.

Sistema PJSFC: Sistema announces decisions of its Board of Directors

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 10:09am

tienne Schneider joined the government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in 2012 as Minister of the Economy and Foreign Trade.

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  • tienne Schneider joined the government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in 2012 as Minister of the Economy and Foreign Trade.
  • In 2013 he was Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Economy, Minister of Internal Security and Minister of Defense of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
  • From 2018 till February 2020 he served as Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Economy and Minister of Health of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
  • He graduated from the Institut catholique des hautes tudes commerciales (ICHEC) in Brussels and from the Greenwich University in London.

Luxembourg and NorthStar to create Centre of Excellence for Clean Space

Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 4:07pm

LUXEMBURG, Luxemburg, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -The Luxembourg Government and NorthStar Earth & Space signed a Letter of Intent on 19 December 2019 to create a Centre of Excellence for Clean Space in Luxembourg and to consider a contribution to NorthStar and its innovation activities in order to promote the safe and sustainable use of outer space for the benefit of all humanity.

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  • LUXEMBURG, Luxemburg, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -The Luxembourg Government and NorthStar Earth & Space signed a Letter of Intent on 19 December 2019 to create a Centre of Excellence for Clean Space in Luxembourg and to consider a contribution to NorthStar and its innovation activities in order to promote the safe and sustainable use of outer space for the benefit of all humanity.
  • The Centre will be operated by NorthStar in Luxembourg, it will deliver highly accurate Space Traffic Management and Space Situational Awareness information services.
  • The Centre of Excellence for Clean Space will enable collaboration and cooperation with the international academic, industrial and governmental partners from the space and data analytics sectors already established in Luxembourg.
  • This will promote an open, safe and sustainable use of outer space for the benefit of all mankind, common goals shared by Luxembourg and NorthStar.

Hotshot Wins 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Award for its Ultra-Secure Patent-Pending Mobile-First Messaging and Collaboration Innovations

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 1:59pm

PLANO, Texas and ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE, Luxembourg, June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotshot Technologies , a fast-growing startup providing ultra-secure, compliant mobile-first messaging, collaboration and identity management for businesses, today announced it has won the 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Award for Compliance innovation.

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  • PLANO, Texas and ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE, Luxembourg, June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotshot Technologies , a fast-growing startup providing ultra-secure, compliant mobile-first messaging, collaboration and identity management for businesses, today announced it has won the 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Award for Compliance innovation.
  • The Fortress industry awards program identifies the world's leading companies and products that are working to keep data and electronic assets safe from growing threats from hackers and nation-states.
  • "We are proud to name Hotshot as a winner in the 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Awards program," said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer, Business Intelligence Group.
  • Legacy collaboration platforms from Slack to Microsoft's Teams and others are not secure enough for highly sensitive information.