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DIFC proposes New Mortgage Model

The proposed Model involves private residential mortgages being funded by the issuance of standardised bonds, creating a large and liquid mortgage bond market.

New office spaces to test Dubai’s market

Emirates Financial Towers, a premier commercial development located in the heart of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and joint venture project between ENSHAA...

The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC to open January 12

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is scheduled to open January 12, which will be The Ritz-Carlton's second property in Dubai. This ultra-luxurious hotel...

ACE Launches Operation in Dubai International Financial Centre

The ACE Group of insurance and reinsurance companies announced today that it has been granted a license from the Dubai Financial Services Authority to...

DIFC revises cost of doing business to stimulate further expansion and...

The Dubai International Financial Centre ("DIFC"), the financial and business gateway between the Middle East, Africa and South Asia region ("MEASA") and the world,...

Dubai Pearl in tie-up with Singapore’s Sotheby International Realty

Real estate developer Dubai Pearl announced that it has entered a tie-up with Singapore Sotheby's International Realty to leverage its luxury real estate network...

Capital Club post client growth and an expansion of services despite...

Capital Club Dubai, the region's premier private business club and a member of the ENSHAA group of companies, has weathered the global economic crisis...

DIFC Authority releases updated version of ‘Guide to Islamic Finance’

As debt-based conventional banking faces troubled times, asset-backed Islamic finance is becoming popular in world's financial capitals The Dubai International Financial Centre Authority today announced...

Cisco Capital launches Captive Financing Arm in Dubai to serve Gulf,...

First major IT company to open a financing entity in Dubai International Financial Center Cisco today announced the launch of Cisco CapitalSM (Dubai) Ltd., an...

Empty Quarter to host exhibition of acclaimed Swiss-French photographer, Corinne Vionnet

The Empty Quarter today announced that it will host “Photo opportunity”, an exhibition of the works of acclaimed Swiss-French Photographer, Corinne Vionnet at its...

A Warm Welcome to Dubai’s Newcomers

The Rug Company opens its first UAE store The Rug Company, the leading name in contemporary handmade rugs, wall-hangings and cushions, and its unique collaborations...

Istithmar World Investment Management (Dubai) Limited to operate from DIFC as...

To focus on private equity and alternative investment opportunities Istithmar World, the investment arm of Dubai World,  today announced that its investment management entity, Istithmar...

Vivienne Westwood opens boutique at DIFC Gate Village

Vivienne Westwood opened her first boutique in the Middle East at the Dubai International Financial Centre's Gate Village in Dubai

Moody’s Analytics launched its office at DIFC

Launch of DIFC (UAE) office reinforces commitment to Middle East Moody's Analytics, a leading provider of risk management solutions to the banking and capital markets,...

DIFC issues Consultation Paper on Payment Systems Settlement Finality Law

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) issued a consultation paper on a Payment Systems Settlement Finality (PSSF) law that will help pave the way...

Shift in capital flows gives Dubai a historic opportunity to move...

DIFC Governor says Dubai's strong fundamentals will help it weather the financial crisis in global markets The current shift in global capital flows gives Dubai...

DIFC launches real estate investment fund

DIFC Investments, the investment arm of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), said it is launching a real estate fund that will invest in...

International Compliance Association sets up office in DIFC

To offer certificated programmes in Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Financial Crime Prevention awarded in association with University of Manchester Business School To develop best...

Nakheel launches syndicated loan

Nakheel Properties said on Thursday it was launching a 4.4 billion dirham ($1.2 billion) syndicated loan. The facility, which matures in January 2011, includes a...

DIFC to become hub for Family Offices

New regulations provide platform for setting up family holding companies at DIFC The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) today announced new regulations to encourage family...

New Arbitration Law of DIFC

HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has enacted the new Arbitration...

DIFC Seminar to explore opportunities in the regional funds industry

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) will host on Wednesday, August 27, an industry seminar to shed light on how financial services companies...

DIFC releases report on progress towards GCC monetary union

A new report assessing the progress being made by GCC countries to achieve the convergence criteria for a GCC Monetary Union (GMU) was...