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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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AI-Powered Robo Asset Manager FinaMaze Launches in the UAE

FinaMaze, based in Abu Dhabi, announced the launch of its AI-powered robo asset manager for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region during the Fintech Abu Dhabi 2020 forum. FinaMaze offers tailor-made solutions to navigate the financial investment maze

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ADGM Forms Ties With Israel Securities Authority for Fintech Agreement

The Abu Dhabi Global Market Financial Services Regulatory Authority (ADGM FSRA) and the Israel Securities Authority (ISA) have entered into a fintech cooperation agreement. The agreement provides a framework for information sharing as well as facilitating the movement of startups,

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Meet the 7 Winners of the Fintech Abu Dhabi 2020 Innovation Challenge

The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) have announced the seven winners of the fourth annual FinTech Abu Dhabi Innovation Challenge, one of the flagship initiatives of the FinTech Abu Dhabi event. Following a

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Abu Dhabi Global Market Appoints New CEO

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) announced that Emmanuel Givanakis, will take on the new position as Chief Executive Officer of ADGM’s Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) in April 2021. Mr. Givanakis, said to be a key driver in the establishment

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Abu Dhabi Free Zone: Digital Bank Licensing Gains International Interest

Several firms from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the broader Middle Eastern region, and Asia-Pacific, are looking to establish digital banks in Abu Dhabi’s financial free zone, said Richard Teng, chief executive of the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA), the

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