Luxembourg Official Top150

6.6%

inflation forecast for 2022 and 5.3% for 2023

5367.849bn€

net assets under management in Luxembourg funds in May 2022

20.1%

increase in interest margin of credit institutions in the first quarter of 2022 compared to the same period in 2021

+ 3.4%

domestic employment over a year

All the news that’s fit to browse - October 2022

Sustainability

Partenariats eco-responsables

Le vert inspire Sebastien Jungen  A la tête de Bamolux depuis 2004, Sébastien Jungen ne cesse de faire progresser l’entreprise . Visionnaire et impliqué, il poursuit ses efforts éco-responsables et implique désormais les fournisseurs dans sa stratégie verte. Pourquoi intégrer les fournisseurs dans la stratégie verte de Bamolux ? Les sources de pollution sont variées à …

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Dr. Roman Kräussl (University of Luxembourg): Ground-breaking ESG investing research

Investment greenwashing and how questions of gender affect business sustainability, just two of the on-going research topics by Dr. Roman Kräussl, Professor of Finance at the University of Luxembourg. Here he explains how his academic work should result in tangible benefits for people, profits and the planet.  Please introduce yourself and explain your commitment to …

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John Parkhouse (PwC Luxembourg): Sharing the ESG burden

According to John Parkhouse, CEO and Senior Partner at PwC in Luxembourg, the ESG agenda is getting too vast for policymakers to implement on their own. He concludes that companies need to share the burden of necessary societal change, not only through dialogue, but also by making the right decisions.  Why is ESG important to …

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Kaspar Wansleben (LMDF): The importance of “S” in ESG

Kaspar Wansleben, Managing Director of the Luxembourg Microfinance and Development Fund (LMDF), says there is an increasing understanding of the need for sustainable development and regulatory factors support the development of the sustainable finance sector. Interview Can you present LMDF in a few words? The Luxembourg Microfinance and Development Fund (LMDF), founded in 2009, is a …

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Tonika Hirdman (Fondation de Luxembourg): Philanthropy and ESG, Creating impact that lasts

Fondation de Luxembourg helps philanthropists make the most of their donations. But while it is up to donors to decide which causes they support, Director General Tonika Hirdman says the foundation’s adherence to the UN Sustainable Development Goals helps philanthropists direct their giving to the areas of greatest needs. How are ESG and climate change …

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Hubert Lasky (Bamolux): Des ecomateriaux surprenants

De plus en plus sollicité par les architectes sur les questions environnementales, Hubert Lasky, directeur exploitation chez Bamolux, nous parle des dernières nouveautés en matière d’écomatériaux. A l’honneur : le bardage NEOLIFE®, petite pépite d’innovation pour façades joyeusement durables. Pourquoi les écomatériaux vous intéressent ? Cela fait déjà quelques années que les professionnels de la …

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Stefan Fries (e3consult): Squaring the Sustainability Circle

While the circular economy can help address the problems of climate change and resource scarcity, Stefan Fries. Managing Director of e3consult, says there is more to sustainability than circularity. But he argues, sustainability needs to be more clearly defined with standards applied to make the sustainability of building projects measurable. Has the circular economy replaced …

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Amaury de Viviès (Davidson Luxembourg): ESG catalyst

Davidson Consulting stands out from the competition thanks to its strong corporate culture spelt out in the “Davidson Code” book, the 4th edition of which has just been published. This collection of good managerial and environmental practice runs through work conducted in Luxembourg, with digital transformation and work to enhance the client experience. How do …

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Joanne Ferris (Alter Domus): Embracing ESG as Standard Practice

With its global presence, inclination to innovate and consciousness of environmental, social and economic (ESG) challenges, Joanne Ferris, Chief Human Resources Officer at Alter Domus, believes her firm can offer leadership in building momentum, with its influential private equity, real estate and private debt clients, to help make ESG become the norm. Can you describe …

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