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A platform that offers limitless opportunities and paves the way for a brighter future

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
Providing an environment that empowers the future

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
Preserve our economies and environment for future generations

ADGM, the centre for a transparent and thriving sustainable finance ecosystem.

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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 community of business professionals, entrepreneurs, and investors can depend on ADGM to provide timely news and reliable insights.

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Upcoming events The Settlement of International Energy Disputes in the Middle East LINK Networking Series Economy Middle East Summit 2024
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  • Professional Service Providers

    Unrivalled access to business opportunities across the UAE and the wider region

    ADGM offers the perfect platform for professional services entities to access the multitude of opportunities emanating from the fast pace of growth of Abu Dhabi, the UAE, and the wider MENA region. 

    As a broad based International Financial Centre, ADGM allows for the full range of professional adviser services with over 150 entities already registered and active in ADGM. They serve the growing financial services community and a wide range of government and private sector clients across UAE and the surrounding markets.  These include legal, accounting, consulting, human resources, information technology and training, among others.

    Entities that are either required or that want to have a physical presence, will find a wide range of Grade A office space on Al Maryah & Al Reem Island to choose from. The ADGM team will advise regarding office requirements on a case by case basis.

    Other areas of focus in the non-financial sector at ADGM include Corporate, Family Business, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and Associations

    Why set up your Professional Services business in ADGM

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    Broad based IFC

    A trusted common law platform, maintained to the highest international regulatory standards and providing you and your clients with the utmost confidence.
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    Access to Abu Dhabi

    Welcoming businesses from across the breadth of the economy to contribute to Abu Dhabi and the wider region's diverse community.
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    Full ecosystem

    ADGM home to a growing community of leading international financial institutions and corporate businesses.
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    Rule of law

    A strong rule of law through the direct application of English common law, strong judiciary, speed of judgment facilitated by world's first e-Courts, seat of arbitration, and a strong system of enforceability of judgments.
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    Tax efficient

    ADGM is a tax friendly environment, with 0% direct tax, no restrictions on repatriation of profits and access to the UAE's broad Double Tax Treaty network.
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    Ownership and structuring

    Offering 100% foreign ownership and a flexible tool box of internationally aligned structuring solutions to meet the needs of any business.
    Ready to submit your business application, registration or incorporation? Start your application now, or get in touch if you have questions.
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