Our Head of Legal Christian Hertz attends the 19th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds hosted by the International Bar Association (IBA) from 11-13 March. Christian would be pleased to speak to you during the conference, so please do not hesitate to contact him in order to setup a meeting.
Our General Counsel Christian Hertz attends the event "Responsible investing opportunities across the investment chain" hosted by ALFI at the Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg on 7 February. Please do not hesitate to contact him in order to arrange a meeting. Feel free to register here.
We are very pleased to be able to share the news of the completion of Sanne’s acquisition of LIS and CP. We are very excited and are looking forward to the next chapter of our company history.
Our Managing Partner Pierre Weimerskirch attends the Annual Rendez-vous of Private Equity and Venture Capital hosted by International Private Equity Market (IPEM) from 24-26 January. In order to organize meetings during or around the conference, please do not hesitate to contact us.
SANNE and LIS host their first joint event on 30 November in SANNE’s Dublin office in order to celebrate their joint venture and a year of SANNE’s office in Dublin.
Thomas Goergen participates in the Clifford Chance 2017 Funds & Asset Management Conference in London. He is pleased to meet you on-site and after the conference.
Pierre Weimerskirch attends and speaks at the ALFI U.S. roadshow (Topic: “Luxembourg solutions for raising capital in Europe and beyond”), which will take place in Boston on 16 October (Havard Club) and in New York on 17 October (The Harmonie Club). Pierre would be delighted to meet you on-site. Therefore, please do not hesitate to contact us in order to arrange a meeting in advance. For registrations free of charge, please click here.
LIS is pleased to be one of the sponsors of the ALFI Leading Edge Conference in London.
Prof. Dr. Jörg Henzler, Professor of Economics and Financial Markets and Member of the Board of LIS, is one of the panelists in the Breakout Session 2: Risk modeling for Alternative Assets (PE & RE) – A theoretical hardship and a challenging practice. Please do not hesitate to contact us, if you wish to meet him or our Ireland Branch Manager, Philip Dempsey, on-site.
LIS enters into agreement to be acquired by leading global alternative asset & corporate administration business, SANNE.
As one of the sponsors, LIS is pleased to attend the LPEA Roadshow in Paris 20 September and will be represented by our Head of Legal, Christian Hertz, on-site.
We are pleased to announce that our Ireland Branch Manager, Philip Dempsey, has been approved by Irish Funds to join the Irish Funds Annual Conference and Irish Funds AIFM working groups. This demonstrates LIS Ireland’s commitment to Ireland, and our collaboration with all key industry stakeholders to make Ireland a destination of choice for managers wishing to establish European regulated investment vehicles.
As a sponsor, LIS welcomes you at the Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Breakfast in New York on 8 June. Our Managing Partner Pierre Weimerskirch would be pleased to meet during or after the conference.
Please save the dates for the German Roadshow ‘Praxisworkshop Alternative Investments’. Thomas Goergen is one of the speakers and gives insights in ‘Strukturierung von Alternativen Investmentfonds-Vehikeln aus KVG-/AIFM-Sicht’. Dates and places are 7 June Hamburg, 8 June Cologne and Dusseldorf, 9 June Frankfurt, 28 June Munich and 29 June Stuttgart.
Jörg Henzler, member of the BoD, is one of the speakers at the European Risk Management Conference (in association with ALRiM) and would be delighted to meet you on-site.
Our Managing Partner Thomas Goergen participates in the Annual Global Funds Conference 2017 as well as the pre-conference golf networking event on 24 May. As LIS is present in Dublin in order to be able to offer our clients fund solutions both in Ireland and Luxembourg, he appreciates the opportunity to see and talk to you on-site. We invite you to contact us for more information.
As sponsor of the ALFI London Cocktail & Conference on 22 and 23 May, we are pleased to announce that Pierre Weimerskirch attends both days and would be pleased to see you on-site. In addition, please be informed that the LPEA is hosting a PE workshop during the conference.
Thomas Goergen and Stephan Grimm will participate in the Clifford Chance event “11. Fondskonferenz – Fondsstrukturen in Deutschland und Luxemburg” in Frankfurt on 22 May.
Pierre Weimerskirch is speaker at the ALFI Leading Edge Conference (“A Luxembourg ManCo model for UCITS and AIF”) on 17 May at the Arendt House, Kirchberg. As sponsor of the event he invites you to meet him on-site.
Stephan Grimm attends the event "Deutsch-Luxemburgische Fondsgespräche für Alternative Investments" at Deloitte in Munich on 9 May. Please contact him via email for a scheduled meeting.
LIS welcomes you as one of the sponsors at the LPEA Insights 360° GP View. Pierre Weimerskirch is moderating the session “The rise of direct lending in Europe” and is delighted to see you on-site.
Christian Hertz, who is co-chairing the ALFI Responsible Investing Committee, makes the opening remarks at the ALFI Impact Investing Conference, which will take place on 26 April at the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce. LIS is co-sponsoring the conference. Please contact us for a scheduled meeting with Christian.
Click here to read the interview with Christian Hertz for Paperjam talking about «Les fonds ESG ont vocation à devenir la norme».
Click here to read the article from Jörg Henzler, member of the Board of Directors, regarding “Risk Management according to the AIFMD as a new challenge” which has been published in the latest magazine “mehrwert”.
Click here to read the latest article in the magazine “HFM Special Report Luxembourg 2017”, where Pierre Weimerskirch is discussing the various advantages and recent developments continuing the appeal of domiciling funds in Luxembourg.
Christian Hertz, Director and Head of Legal, participates in the ALFI Roadshow to Amsterdam. He moderates a lively panel discussion among experts on the topic of « Responsible Investment: The time is now ! ». Christian co-chairs the ALFI Responsible Investing Committee.
Together with BAI and Dechert, LIS is organizing the BAI Insight 39, taking place on 9 February at the Grandhotel Hessischer Hof in Frankfurt. As a panelist with regard to the topic “Best Practice: Luxemburger Lösungen”, Thomas Goergen would be pleased to meet you at the conference. For reservations, please contact us at your earliest convenience, as only a few seats are left. Please find the full program here.
Thomas Goergen is one of the panelists at the Kapitalmarktkonferenz für institutionelle Investoren in Frankfurt/Main. Feel free to join Thomas at the conference and at the event the evening before. Both are free for institutional investors. If you wish to schedule a meeting with Thomas, please contact us.
Our Managing Partner Thomas Goergen is one of the speakers of the training ‘The new Luxembourg RAIF’ by Börsen-Zeitung and Wertpapier-Mitteilungen.
LIS welcomes you as one of the sponsors and exhibitors to the ALFI European Alternative Investment Funds Conference 2016. Our Management Team supported by AIF specialists welcomes you at the LIS booth (booth-no.7). If you wish to schedule an on-site meeting, please contact our email or pass by spontaneously.
Geneva and Zurich
Our Managing Partner Thomas Goergen attends as panelist in the practical workshop ‘Real Estate Structures & Debt Funds’ in Geneva (8 November) and Zurich (9 November) in the course of the ALFI Roadshow to Switzerland. Christian Hertz, who recently joined us from Linklaters as Director & Head of Legal, is part of the Luxembourg delegations both in Geneva and Zurich. Christian, who is also chairing the ALFI Responsible Investment Committee, gives a testimonial talk on responsible investment and takes part in the subsequent panel discussion. Thomas and Christian are pleased meeting you on-site. Please contact email if you like to schedule a meeting.
Our Director & Head of Legal Christian Hertz is one of the panelists at the Séminaire IFE Private Equity (360° réglementaire sur le Private Equity) and pleased to meet you on-site.
Click here to read an interesting article about the next phase for Alternative Funds. (https://issuu.com/maisonmoderne/docs/flydoscope_flydo2016_09)
Thomas Goergen and Stephan Grimm participate at the EXPO REAL in Munich from 5 to 6 October and would be pleased to meet you during the conference. To schedule a meeting in advance, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Toronto and New York
Our Managing Partner Pierre Weimerskirch attends the ALFI Roadshow to North America from 3 to 6 October in Toronto and New York. We are pleased to announce that LIS is sponsoring the LPEA “Luxembourg Funds Centre” seminar in New York on 5 October, co-hosted by ALFI and LFF. The official opening of the seminar starts with a speech of our Minister of Finance, Pierre Gramegna.
Thomas Goergen and Pierre Weimerskirch participate at the ALFI Distribution Conference in Luxembourg from 20 to 21 September. They are delighted to meet you on-site (please contact email@example.com).
The Luxembourg Parliament approved on 14 July 2016 the bill regarding the Reserved Alternative Investment Fund (RAIF). The RAIF regime to a large extent replicates the regime applicable to the specialized investment fund (SIF) except that the RAIF is not be subject to supervision by the Luxembourg supervisory authority CSSF and is reserved for the structuring of alternative investment funds that appoint a duly authorized AIFM. The full enactment process is expected to be completed before month end.
LIS is pleased to sponsor the ALFI Roadshow to Frankfurt on 7 July at the Marriott Hotel Frankfurt. Thomas Goergen is a speaker at the Private Equity session and would be delighted to meet you during the conference.
Thomas Goergen attended the “MUPET-Munich Private Equity Training” on June 16-17, 2016 in Munich. The MUPET shows current market trends and standards within Private Equity. Again this year, the newest developments in Private Funds, Tax and M&A were discussed with, and presented by, domestic and foreign specialists.
From 6 tom 8 June our Managing Partner Thomas Goergen participated in the conference “FundForum International” in Berlin, made up of three parallel full-day forums for investment managers, asset owners, intermediary investors and innovators. Over 1400 participants participated in hundreds face to face discussion over three days of networking and learning.
LIS is pleased to sponsor the ALFI & ALRiM European Risk Management Conference on May 26 at Chamber of Commerce, Kirchberg, Luxembourg. Our Risk Managers are looking forward to meeting you during the conference.
LIS is pleased to sponsor the LPEA Roadshow in Boston on 26 May at the Union Club. Pierre Weimerskirch is delighted to meet with you during the conference.
LIS is pleased to sponsor the LPEA Roadshow in New York on 25 May at the New York Athletic Club. Pierre Weimerskirch is moderating one of the sessions of the event and is delighted to meet with you during the conference.
Click here to read the latest article in the magazine “Duke”, where Pierre Weimerskirch is discussing “The successful implementation of the AIFMD in Luxembourg”.
We are delighted to announce Pierre Weimerskirch's election as a Board Member of the LPEA.
LIS is pleased to sponsor the ALFI Roadshow in London from 3 to 4 May at the Guildhall. Thomas Goergen and Pierre Weimerskirch are delighted to meet with you during the conference. Pierre Weimerskirch is one of the speakers in the Real Estate Workshop on 4 May.
LIS unveils new logo and website
Dear Clients and Business Partners,
we are pleased to inform you that as of May 2, 2016 you will find our new logo on all communications, publications and a refreshed website. The new logo combines consistency with progress in keeping the pixels, which stand for building solutions, and combining it with new colours and font type to have a more vibrant and modern look.
The change of our logo and look reflects the strong progress we have made over the last five years since the start of the company. At the same time, the new logo and look kicks off the next step in our company's journey to create a leading independent AIFM in Europe in the category of real asset strategies.
Our continuously advancing service offering and support of the ever-evolving needs of the industry has translated into double digit growth over the last five years. Today, LIS and its affiliated company Compliance Partners employ over 50 people.
We would like to thank you for your continued confidence in us!
The Managing Partners
Pierre Weimerskirch, Thomas Goergen and Daniel Kranz
Thomas Goergen, Managing Partner, participates as a speaker at the Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (LPEA) roadshow on 10 December 2015 in Munich.