Financial centres of the world 2021

  •  17 June 2021
  •  12:00 PM (GST)
  • Live streaming as part of ADGM's Webcast Series 2021Live streaming as part of ADGM's Webcast Series 2021

About this event

Z/Yen, a leading think-tank in London and founder of the Global Financial Centres Index, is pleased to organise a special webinar with two key Abu Dhabi institutions, namely Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM).

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is one of the world’s leading business hubs and international financial centres. Join ADIO and ADGM as they present what is new in Abu Dhabi, the strategic growth and investment opportunities, and avenues of business partnerships and financial offerings.

The key focus includes:

  • The resilience of Abu Dhabi's economy
  • Abu Dhabi's growth as an international financial and global trading hub
  • Economic growth, digital technology, fintech and foreign investment
  • ADGM's role in enabling investments and financial developments in an IFC

Agenda times are shown in Abu Dhabi's local timezone, GST (UTC+04).

12:00 PM
Welcome & Introduction 
Mike Wardle, Director & Head Of indices, Z/Yen Group

12:05 PM
Unlocking Growth Opportunities in Abu Dhabi 
H.E Dr. Tariq Bin Hendi, Director General, Abu Dhabi Investment Office

12:15 PM
Championing Innovation & Accelerating Growth 
Mark Cutis, CEO, ADGM

12:25 PM
Mike Wardle, Director & Head Of indices, Z/Yen Group

12:30 PM
Questions, answers and comments

12:45 PM

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