Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Global Market Proposes a Regulatory Framework for Spot Crypto Asset Markets

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) published a consultation paper setting out its proposed framework to regulate spot crypto asset activities, including exchanges, custodians and other intermediaries, to be undertaken in ADGM. The FSRA

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Launch Of ACCESSADGM Innovative E-Service Portal

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre (IFC) in Abu Dhabi, announce the official launch of ACCESSADGM, a fully digital, integrated online client portal that provides over 60 e-services related to visas, work permits, letters, event permits, mailboxes

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Plug And Play ADGM Goes ‘Live’ in Abu Dhabi and Aims To Accelerate Startups in Mena

Plug and Play, one of the the world’s largest  global innovation platform, and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi,  establish the ‘Plug and Play ADGM’ office and announce the go-live date for its signature

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Investment Management and Crowdfunding Software Provider Katipult Enters UAE Market

Katipult Technology, a fintech company which offers Investment Management and Crowdfunding Software, announces it has started coverage of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after adding two leading investment firms in the country as clients. Katipult has added two regulated firms from UAE

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Fintech In Abu Dhabi: A Short Overview

Abu Dhabi, the capital and second most populous city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), continues to move forward with its fintech agenda, with the Abu Dhabi Global Marketplace (ADGM) driving the strategy. Fintech in Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi has

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ADFG Acquires Strategic Stake in 500 Startups

500 Startups, a Silicon Valley venture fund with a track record of investing in young companies, said on Tuesday Abu Dhabi Financial Group (ADFG) had acquired a strategic stake in the firm. The move by ADFG, a privately owned investment

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10 Fintech Startups in Dubai and Abu Dhabi You Have to Know

The fintech market in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is predicted to enter a new era of growth. By 2022, startups in the region are set to attract US$2.5 billion in deals, according to a new study

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First Abu Dhabi Bank chooses Accuity Data and Technology Solutions

Accuity, a global provider of risk and compliance, payments and know your customer solutions has been selected by First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) to provide integrated global sanctions screening and data. First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank

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UAE Exchange Partners with Ripple for Instant Cross-Border Payments

UAE Exchange, a leading global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, announced it has partnered with San Francisco-based Ripple to enable instant, seamless and real-time cross-border payments. This makes UAE Exchange the largest payment solutions provider in the

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ADGM Launches e-KYC Utility Project With Consortium Of Key UAE Financial Institutions

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, announces the initiation and development of an electronic-Know-Your-Customer (e-KYC) utility in close collaboration with a key team of the UAE’s largest

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