Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) as principal paying agent, and LuxCSD, as domestic central securities depository, have jointly worked to issue the first domestically launched Luxembourg government bond, with a 15 year term and raising €750m.
Threadneedle expands Luxembourg Sicav range Threadneedle Investments has launched the Threadneedle (Lux) US Contrarian Core Equities Fund in its Luxembourg Sicav range. The fund is managed by Guy Pope, managing director and senior portfolio manager at Columbia Management, an asset management subsidiary of Ameriprise Financial. The fund has been registered with the CSSF in Luxembourg […]
The European Central Bank’s governing council has officially adopted an opinion on the appointment of Mario Draghi as its new president, making his ascendancy to the role all but certain.
Luxembourg’s first central bank governor Yves Mersch has been tipped for the top position at the European Central Bank (ECB) following the decision by Germany’s Axel Weber to pull out of the race last month.