Tag Archives: Dubai

Success of FinTech Hive at DIFC celebrated during Investor Day by tripling programme for 2018

12 Nov
FinTech Hive at DIFC celebrated during Investor Day

Programme finalists presented to audience of 300 investors and stakeholders –     DIFC FinTech Hive to hold two new programmes in 2018 –     Programmes will focus on RegTech and InsurTech FinTech Hive at DIFC, the first-of-its-kind accelerator in the region, concluded its inaugural cycle today with the much-anticipated Investor Day that saw the 11 programme start-ups […]

Dubai Beehive and P2P Lending Platforms

04 Mar
City Center, Dubai, UAE - P2) Lending Platforms

Fintech Business, Beehive, is the First Peer to Peer Lending Platform to Receive DFSA Regulation DUBAI, UAE, March 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — New regulation key to driving growth of Fintech businesses in region Lending based crowdfunding important new route to finance for SMEs In excess of AED 75 million facilitated across 150 SME funding requests […]

British Offshore Investment Strategy

22 Apr
British Offshore Investment

While the world watches the Panama papers propaganda, Dubai finalizes the framework for the perfect British Offshore Investment Strategy, a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) with the United Kingdom (UK) and the famous tax haven of Jersey to avoid double taxation and pave the way for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to become a leading […]

Tax havens hidden in plain sight

15 Feb
anchor of the tax havens

Many of the world’s most secretive tax havens, ranging from Anguilla to Uruguay, are set to open their books to foreign tax by 2017. A year later, dozens more, including Belize, Hong Kong and Singapore, are set to follow suit. Among them is Switzerland, abandoning a tradition of secrecy that dates back at least as […]

Dubai IFC & UAE Offshore Tax Haven

07 Jul
United Arab Emirates

Dubai is without a doubt the most exciting International Finance Centre in the world and although a relative start-up as an offshore tax havens, it’s rapidly become the most dynamic banking and financial hub of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dubai has now grown big enough in the global banking scene to earn it’s own […]

Ring in the New Year at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre

27 Dec
Ritz Carlton, Dubai

Enjoy Exquisite Dining Events at One of the Premier Luxury Hotels in Dubai DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Dec 27, 2011 — An opulent retreat in one of the world’s most sought-after destinations, The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre welcomes guests to celebrate the season in high-style with an array of events sure to delight and […]

Dubai Property Market News

27 Jul
Dubai Jumeirah Lake Towers

According to many industry professionals in the Middle East, the Dubai Property market is finally on the road to recovery. This has certainly been helped by the huge increase in demand from international buyers, many from the UK and the rest of Europe that are looking for a cheap investment property with good rental yields. […]

Offshore Company Formation in Dubai

12 Apr
Dubai

There are many benefits of company incorporation in Dubai for businesses that wish to expand to other borders. Business is worth eighty billion dollars and this represents a one hundred percent increase since the year two thousand and five. Such is the growth that this area has achieved in a relatively short space of time. […]

New Law to Introduce REITs to Dubai

12 Jun
REITs Dubai

Legislative moves to introduce a Real Estate Investment Trusts (Introduce REITs to Dubai) under the jurisdiction of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) are reportedly underway by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), the independent regulator of the DIFC. “The proposed Investment Trust Law introduces a new investment vehicle for use by Funds to facilitate […]

Dubai Currency Futures Trading

09 Jun
Dubai Currency Futures

The Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange will begin the Persian Gulf’s first trading of currency futures on June 12, said Chief Executive Officer Framroze Pochara. We will start with euro-dollar and pound-dollar currency futures in lots of 50,000, and yen-dollar futures in lots of 5 million… A currency future, also FX future or foreign exchange […]