Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry

Day 1 of European Asset Management Conference 2023

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry hosted its annual asset management summit this week.

Tuesday, the first day of the two-day European Asset Management Conference, featured opening remarks by Yuriko BackesYuriko Backes, Luxembourg’s finance minister (DP), a keynote address by Verena Ross, chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority, and a macroeconomic outlook from Karen Ward, managing director and chief market strategist EMEA at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

Panel discussions covered “Engaging with investors in times of volatile markets,” “The role of the fund board in implementing an ESG strategy,” “Corporate taxation in Europe: Key trends and developments of relevance for Luxembourg management companies” and “From acronyms to ESG compliance or greenwashing?”