Abu Dhabi Global Market
One of the world’s premier International Financial Centres in the capital of the UAE
Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is a top destination for international firms, attracting banking and financial institutions, asset management, fintech, corporations, and professional services, creating a vibrant and diverse environment, that offers exceptional business and lifestyle opportunities.
The capital city is home to some of the world's largest sovereign wealth funds, providing access to capital through substantial private wealth and investment partners. With its tax-friendly environment and unique connectivity to east and west markets, its exceptional healthcare, leading educational institutions, and world-class lifestyle activities, Abu Dhabi is ranked as the most liveable city in the region.
Abu Dhabi Global Market is an award winning international financial centre, located across both Al Maryah and Al Reem Islands, covering an area of 14.38 million sqm, making it one of the largest financial centres in the world. ADGM consists of three independent authorities: the Registration Authority (RA), the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) and ADGM Courts. The IFC offers a variety of legal structures, business registration and incorporation, progressive and robust regulatory frameworks, underpinned by an independent legal jurisdiction. Through its innovative business platform, pioneering regulatory frameworks, and direct application of English Common Law, ADGM has developed a robust and unique infrastructure for its businesses to thrive.