Thursday, 3 November, 2011

Vistra present at ALFI seminar in Dubai - 21st November.

On November 21st, the ALFI (Association of Luxembourg Fund Industry) will hold a breakfast seminar in Dubai, organised by the ALFI-Dubai Working Group and gathering a broad panel of professional speakers. Esther Boers, Managing Director of Vistra UAE and Vice-chairman of the ALFI Dubai working group will be Co-Chairing the event. This seminar which gathers 50 selected guests within the industry, will provide regulatory updates followed by panel discussions on the interactions between Luxembourg and the MENA region in the field of investment funds. Jan Vanhoutte, in charge of funds structuring at Vistra Luxembourg will participate in the panel discussions.

A growing number of players from the Middle East are setting-up or considering setting-up funds in Luxembourg. The first panel will explain how they can use Luxembourg as a platform to distribute their funds to Europe and the World and will debate the administration and taxation aspects. The second panel will examine the distribution of Luxembourg funds in the MENA region and discuss the challenges and opportunities experienced in the different countries.

The seminar will take place on the 21st November from 8:30 to 12:00 at the Capital Club, Gate Village Building 3, DIFC, Dubai.

For more information, please contact Esther Boers on +971 4 401 9258 or Jan Vanhoutte on +352 422 229 333