News, Comment & Analysis results for Dubai International Financial Centre

New Office
19 December 2023

Singapore-Headquartered Farro Pushes Into Gulf

The firm, interviewed by this news service a few months ago, has secured an office in the Dubai...

31 January 2023

Dubai International Financial Centre's CEO Explains Big Ambitions

This news service spoke to Arif Amiri, CEO of the DIFC Authority, about the Middle East...

Asset Management
9 August 2021

Abu Dhabi Partners With Hedge Fund Business, Infrastructure Group

Such moves highlight how financial hubs such as the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), and the Dubai...

23 April 2020

M/HQ Sets Up Within Dubai International Financial Centre

The firm is setting up in the centre at a time when the jurisdiction is changing and adding to its...

15 October 2018

Fintech, Family Offices And Expats: DIFC Sees Further Strong Growth Ahead

As part of a set of interviews with business leaders in the GCC region recently, this publication...

16 October 2017

Dubai International Financial Centre Proposes New Trust, Foundation Laws

The proposed legal regimes look to benefit the wealth management and succession planning industry. ...

28 February 2017

DIFC Forms Alliance With Indian Financial Hub To Boost Regulatory Cooperation

DIFC said it has seen “exponential growth” in the number of Indian firms operating from the...

People Moves
17 January 2017

DIFC Appoints New CFO

The new CFO is responsible for formulating key financial controls, business processes and...

10 January 2017

DIFC, Accenture Unite To Launch Dubai-Based Fintech Accelerator

Since 2010, the global fintech sector has attracted more than $50 billion in investment, but the...

25 September 2013

Dubai Regulator Fines Former BNP Paribas Private Banker For Fraud

The Dubai Financial Services Authority has fined a former private banker for BNP Paribas, to pay a...

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