Horizon Conference 2013

Looking into the future of the financial services industry

Deloitte Luxembourg held the third edition of its annual Horizon conference in the Luxembourg Philharmonie on 19 June 2013.

With a special focus on diversification in pension funding and the distribution of Luxembourg financial products in a rapidly changing environment, the conference highlighted recent development and upcoming trends affecting the financial services industry. Moreover, the participants could enjoy an outlook of how the European fund market will evolve in the next 10 years. Luxembourg Minister of Finance Luc Frieden delivered the opening address, and urged the participants to work hard and work together to ensure a bright future for the financial sector in Luxembourg.

Key facts

300 participants

140 companies represented

350 users of the live streaming

  • We have been kicked out of our comfort zone and we had to readjust in a complicated environment.

    Luc Frieden, Luxembourg Minister of Finance 2009 - 2013

Relive the conference


David Arendt

Luxembourg Freeport

Pierre Brancion

Reuters Breakingviews

Benjamin Collette

Deloitte Luxembourg

Yves Francis

Deloitte Luxembourg

Luc Frieden

Luxembourg’s Minister of Finance

Georges Hubner


Torjus Jensen


Alexander Marshall

Generation Investment Management LLP

Matt Moran

Lombard International Assurance S.A.

Michele Osweiler

Commissariat aux Assurances

Christian Schulz

Berenberg Bank

David Strachan


Axel Threlfall


Pierre de Volder


Philip Warland

Fidelity Worldwide Investment