CSSF Circular 19/708 extended the secured electronic communication of documents to the CSSF to, among others, investment companies in risk capital (SICAR). The annex of said circular listed the documents that should only be transmitted to the CSSF by electronic means. Final versions of the documents should be transmitted via a secured system for electronic transmission i.e. e-file or the Sofie communication platform.
According to the CSSF communiqué dated 17 December 2021, from 16 December 2021, investment companies in risk capital should submit their prospectus/issuing documents to the CSSF only by using the electronic secured system recognised by the CSSF notably through e-file or the communication platform Sofie. No other electronic communication mean can be used for prospectuses submitted for visa.