Welcome to Talking Point! Talking Point is a regular bulletin providing an insight into some of the key issues and opportunities that our clients and industry partners have been talking to us about over the past week. This industry snapshot is designed to be a two-way conversation, so please tell us about the issues or
As part of our commitment to keeping you informed, please find below this week’s update in relation to our response to the spread of COVID-19. Employees from all Carne office locations including Ireland, UK, Luxembourg, US, Channel Islands, Portugal, Switzerland and the Cayman Islands are now working from home. The latest significant development took place
As part of our commitment to keeping you informed, I want to update you about some developments in relation to the spread of COVID-19. At Carne we have over 270+ professionals working in 11 offices across 8 countries globally. Whilst all our offices remain open, last week 90% of our employees switched to remote working.
Following the observations made by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (“CFATF”) in its Mutual Evaluation Report of the Cayman Islands, there has been a number of changes to the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations (“AMLRs”) and the AML/CFT Guidance Notes that impact all Financial Service Providers (“FSPs”) including Funds and Administrators. To find out more about
These are unprecedented times for our industry and for the world. The decisions we are taking in Carne in relation to the spread of COVID-19 are grounded in our values, particularly our duty of care to our colleagues, our clients and our stakeholders. We have robust plans in place to ensure that we can continue
International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global event highlighting the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. To mark IWD2020, we hosted events across the Group to celebrate. IWD 2020 Talks in Luxembourg Carne Group Luxembourg hosted an evening of inspirational talks with Denise Voss, Chairwoman of LuxFLAG and Director, Franklin Templeton, Jill
At 11pm GMT on 31st January, the UK will officially leave the European Union. Initially, little will change from a practical point of view as a transition period will be in place until 31st December 2020, during which free movement of people, goods and services will continue. What does this mean for Investment Managers?
On 6th September 2019, the Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”) issued the Anti Money Laundering and Countering the Finance of Terrorism Guidelines for the Financial Sector (“the Guidelines”) following enactment of the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) Amendment) Act 2018. The Guidelines set out the expectations of the CBI regarding factors that Firms
Pascal Dufour, Carne Group Luxembourg’s Country Head & Group Chief Technology and Innovation Officer is interviewed in the latest edition of Duke Magazine. Pascal talks innovation, next generation technology and the future of the funds industry in Luxembourg. Check out the full interview
Each year Carne asks employees from across the group to volunteer to take on the challenge of cycling from Paris to Nice – cycling close to 750 kilometers in 6 consecutive days! This year Luc de Vet and Cord Rodewald, both from our Luxembourg office, have volunteered to take on the challenge. The cycle begins