Financial services

There is no doubt that financial markets will continue to challenge us all in the years ahead, presenting constantly evolving economic, political and regulatory conditions. It is our job to stay abreast of these changes on your behalf, which in turn allows you to stay focused on your business goals.

Article - 02 October 2017

Belgium introduces whistleblowing scheme for financial institutions

With the act of 31 July, Belgium has introduced the first whistleblowing scheme in the private sector (execution of Market Abuse Regulation 2014).
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Article - 07 July 2017

Foreign tax credit on French sourced dividends: the supreme Court rules in favor of the taxpayer

Belgian private investors welcome the ruling allowing them to significantly reduce the tax burden of their French sourced dividends.
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Article - 06 July 2017

Management of alternative investment funds: VAT exempt even if the manager is only subject to “de minimis” registration with the FSMA?

The application of the VAT exemption for the management of so-called ‘small’ alternative investment funds.
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Article - 03 May 2017

Tax Shelter for equity investments in starting companies

In this article, you can find an explanation of the tax shelter for equity investments in starting companies.
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Extension of belgian tax on stock exchange transactions

Belgian tax on stock exchange transactions: update

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Focusing on your goals

Ongoing financial regulatory reform has a significant impact on how financial institutions conduct business and how financial markets operate. We help you to get the most out of these changes. We can also assist you with financing your acquisitions and your asset-based finance issues. When cash flow is low, asset-based lending delivers solutions for a variety of scenarios. We help you to be successful in this field.

Multidisciplinary team

We have a long-standing practice with extensive experience in assisting and advising players in the financial sector on all areas of their business. We have experience with negotiating for all forms of financing arrangements and in asset-based finance we have a solid track record in the domestic securitisation market as far as more traditional residential and commercial mortgage portfolios.

How can we help you?

With our multidisciplinary team, we can assist you in:

  • Considering the impact of current and future legislation on, for example, market access
  • Refinancing
  • Residential mortgage-backed securities 
  • Financing for leveraged buyouts
  • Auto-related securitisations and lending
  • Investigations by supervisory bodies