Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the international financial centre in Abu Dhabi, is pleased to partner with PwC to launch the inaugural FinTech Abu Dhabi Summit in October 2017. The FinTech Abu Dhabi Summit, to be organised alongside with key Abu Dhabi institutions and industry partners, is part of ADGM’s FinTech initiatives and line-up of local and international activities which kicked off in November 2016 and to continue for the rest of 2017. The FinTech Abu Dhabi series of events is an extension of ADGM’s commitment to bring together local and global financial institutions, FinTech start-ups and participants, investors, regulatory agencies and the business community to network, collaborate and exchange expertise and knowledge in FinTech developments in Abu Dhabi, the wider MENA region and internationally.
Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi organized the 2017 global ‘Get in The Ring’ competition in partnership with Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the international financial centre of Abu Dhabi, on 28 February in Abu Dhabi at ADGM’s premise. The competition saw a multitude of start-ups including FinTech players coming together to showcase their innovation and battle for the right to represent the UAE in the global finals to be held in Singapore in May 2017.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) today signed a Cooperation Agreement (CA) to foster closer cooperation on developments and initiatives that nurture FinTech entrepreneurship and support innovation in financial services in both Singapore and Abu Dhabi. This new partnership was the result of meaningful exchanges between the FinTech teams of MAS and the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of ADGM. MAS and FSRA share the same objective to develop robust FinTech ecosystems that support the needs of the financial industry and promote innovation in their respective markets.