The Governance Blog

December 18, 2017

REGTECHS – The Regulatory Toolkit

Introduction Since the 2008 financial crisis, regulators around the world have been reshaping the financial environment. Each year, compliance to the new set of rules leads […]
November 2, 2017 amongst the world’s best RegTech companies

RegTech 100 is a comprehensive research conducted by FinTech Global which comprises the world’s most innovative technology providers solutions that address the challenges and opportunities of dealing with […]
October 26, 2017

ESG for company valuation

There is an increased trend amongst investors to evaluate non-financial performance indicators to evaluate future financial performance of companies. ESG forms a subset of non-financial performance […]
October 16, 2017

Fund distribution oversight: Overcoming operational challenges

In the words of Mark Mendelsohn, former deputy chief of the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice: “Third-party due diligence must be robust, thorough, […]
October 10, 2017

Kobe Steel Scandal raises concerns over Corporate governance practices

The recent confession of Kobe Steel ltd., Japan’s third-largest steelmaker, to have falsified quality data for an array of aluminium and copper products shipped over the […]
September 2, 2017

IMF: Luxembourg Financial Sector Assessment Program 2017

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) conducted a review of Luxembourg financial sector and published its recommendations in 5 technical notes on 28 August 2017. Next to […]
June 7, 2017 listed on the European Hot Ten list of FinTech50

The team is proud to announce that it was included in the Hot Ten list of the FinTech50. The list includes the 10 FinTech companies in […]
April 25, 2017

Private Equity in 2017: Like F1 behind a safety car?

For entrepreneurs, time is extra limited, so we live by simple rules. One of mine: Avoid the TV, so there is more time for more important […]
April 18, 2017

All that glitters is not gold – good governance requires a closer look

This weekend I saw the fantastic movie Gold, starring Matthew McConaughey. Without giving any spoilers, I found myself thinking of how corporate governance processes function, or […]