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The Role of Financial Centers in Driving Innovation

Around the world, financial centers and the organizations that represent them are leading efforts to strengthen their countries’ financial markets, business environments and innovation ecosystems to drive economic growth. Today, these clusters and special economic zones are emerging as fintech

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ADGM Partners With Finastra for Global Fintech Hackathon ‘Hack to the Future 4’

The Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) announced that it has partnered with financial software company Finastra for its global fintech hackathon Hack to the Future 4. The hackathon, which kicked off on March 8th and will run throughout the month

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Swiss SEBA Bank Secures Financial Services Permission From Abu Dhabi Global Market

SEBA Bank, a fully integrated, Swiss FINMA licensed digital assets banking platform, announced that it has secured a Financial Services Permission (FSP) from Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM)’s Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) effective as of 07 February 2022. Following

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Regulating Virtual Assets: Practical Implementation and Adoption

Abu Dhabi Global Market guides the virtual asset industry with the world’s first fully comprehensive regulatory framework, ushering in a period of dramatic economic growth and unlocking endless opportunities for innovation. Traditional finance and the virtual asset economy have become

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How the ADGM Uses Regtech to Regulate Virtual Assets: Report

Technology has transformed the financial industry, and regulators need to buy in. That’s the message from the Abu Dhabi Global Market’s (ADGM) latest report on regtech in the emirate. The report, titled “Powering the Future of Regulation,” noted that the

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ADGM Introduces Changes to VC Managers Framework

The Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) recently held a webinar on the “New ways of VC Financing in ADGM.” The webinar discussed the VC landscape in terms of ADGM’s VC Managers Framework and perspectives from investors. Dr. Bhaskar Dasgupta, Associate

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ADGM Rolls Out New Regulatory Framework for Third Party Financial Technology Services

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) has introduced a new regulatory framework for the authorisation and supervision of fintech firms providing third party services to customers of financial institutions. Third Party Providers (TPPs) are

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ADGM Partners UAE University to Launch Startup Accelerator Hub

The Abu Dhabi Global Market‘s Registration Authority (ADGM RA) and United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) represented by UAEU Science and Innovation Park (UAEU SIP) will collaborate to develop the UAE’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. ADGM RA and UAEU SIP entered into a

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Abu Dhabi Global Market Enacts Its Electronic Transactions Framework

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) announced that it has enacted the Electronic Transactions Regulations 2021. The objective of these regulations is to confirm that electronic signatures, contracts, records and documents are legally enforceable in ADGM as the traditional non-electronic versions.

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Fintech in 2020: Key Developments that Shaped UAE’s Fintech Industry This Year

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the largest fintech hub in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and home to half of the region’s fintech companies. As of November 2020, the UAE accounted for over 60% of funds raised

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