• We are moving

    Qatar Financial Centre gets its own home

    The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) is relocating to a new "financial city" in the Msheireb area of Doha where it plans to bring together all licensed firms.

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  • Contract handshake

    Abu Dhabi's finance zone in tie-up with Guernsey

    The Abu Dhabi Global Market has signed a deal to cooperate on cross-border supervision with the financial services commission of Guernsey.

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    Losses strike Abu Dhabi's Mubadala

    The Mubadala Development Company, a sovereign fund of Abu Dhabi, suffered a total comprehensive loss of nearly 5 billion dirhams ($1.4 billion) in the first half of the year, compared with a profit of

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  • Dubai skyline

    Two sukuk listings 'reinforce' Dubai's financial status

    Two sukuk listed on Nasdaq Dubai have added $750 million to the exchange's total listed value of these instruments.

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  • Master

    ADIA hires transitions chief to build internal expertise

    The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) has bolstered its internal investment team by recruiting Steven Dalzell as head of transition management.

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