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Abu Dhabi boasts first-class infrastructure and unparalleled global connectivity, making it a premier international destination. Its exceptional qualities make it an ideal location to live, work, and conduct business.

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Latest initiatives ADGM Announces Incentive Initiative for Existing Al Reem Island Businesses Transitioning to ADGM ADGM Marks Its Presence on Al Reem by Hosting its First Community Event on the Island
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A financial centre that provides transparency, efficiency, and integrity, through its progressive frameworks, future focused infrastructure, all within a familiar independent legal jurisdiction – ADGM is the perfect platform for success.

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Latest news The Registration Authority of ADGM Publishes Consultation Paper on Legislative Framework for a Register of Certain Trust Information ADGM Announces Incentive Initiative for Existing Al Reem Island Businesses Transitioning to ADGM
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Highlights ADGM, the Region's Leading Climate Finance Hub, Announces its Role as Principal Partner at COP28 ADGM Implements its Sustainable Finance Regulatory Framework
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    Our Jurisdiction

    About ADGM Our Jurisdiction

    ADGM is one of the largest financial districts in the world

    The International Financial Centre extends across Al Maryah and Al Reem Islands, covering a total area of 14.38 million sqm, making it one of the largest financial districts in the world. With direct application of English common law, ADGM is an independent jurisdiction operating in line with international best practices.

    Al Maryah Island Al Reem Island

    Al Maryah Island

    Abu Dhabi Global Market is the commercial centre of Al Maryah Island and is home to many international and regional firms who enjoy the close proximity to five-star hotels and a choice of excellent restaurants.

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    Al Reem Island

    The 24th of April 2023 was a significant milestone for Abu Dhabi, and for ADGM. The expansion of the International Financial District to include both Al Maryah and Al Reem islands made ADGM one of the largest financial districts in the world, with a total area of 14.38 million sqm.

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