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16 November, 2017

Her Highness Sheikha @LatifaMRM inaugurated today @DubaiWatchWeek 3rd edition at the #DIFC, founded by @Seddiqi_uae… https://t.co/VSgGOHsBUI

16 November, 2017

#ThrowBackThursday to 2017's second #DIFCArtNights brought to you by #GateAvenue. The event attracted over 4,000 vi… https://t.co/vLc2U2qlwE

15 November, 2017

RT @DubaiWatchWeek: In partnership with the #RitzCarlton - #DIFC, #DubaiWatchWeek provides regional and international visitors with a luxur…

15 November, 2017

We'd like to welcome BearBull Group to the #DIFC, a top Swiss wealth advisory firm regulated by the DFSA.… https://t.co/yjhAZy488S

15 November, 2017

#DIFC launched a USD 100 million FinTech fund at the inaugural #GlobalFinancialForum in Dubai. Learn more at https://t.co/fIeeBo5zwo

14 November, 2017

Thank you everyone, for attending & also those watching the livestream of the inaugural #GlobalFinancialForum.

14 November, 2017

Closing Remarks by @simonlong55, Economics Editor, The Economist. #HappeningNow at #GFF hosted by #DIFC https://t.co/0weLGEje4P

14 November, 2017

"Blockchain and cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin are not the same. They are merely one of the ways of using blockch… https://t.co/SDUns5vWek

14 November, 2017

"Blockchain enables us to look into how we can connect new digital users with traditional services such as banking.… https://t.co/2f9Rtcdzs4

14 November, 2017

"Blockchain enables transparency in the supply chain of sectors such as the diamond industry. It completely prevent… https://t.co/WUaczepaiJ

16 November, 2017

Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of Dubai Culture & Art Authority, inaugurated today #DubaiWatchWeek’s 3rd edition at the #DIFC, founded by Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons LLC. and in partnership with Gate Avenue at DIFC The exhibition is open to the public starting tomorrow 17 November until 20 of November at The Gate Building. #DWW2017

16 November, 2017

#ThrowBackThursday: The region's leading financial hub and destination for lifestyle, arts and culture, #DIFC, hosted 2017's second #DIFCArtNights at the beginning of November. Under the theme ‘Art Fresco’ and brought to you by Gate Avenue at DIFC, the exciting evening attracted over 4,000 visitors for a celebration of art, music, dining and culture. Watch the highlights of this memorable event: https://youtu.be/jxkrhpKl-ks

15 November, 2017

15 November, 2017

#DIFC launched a USD 100 million FinTech fund in the presence of HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today, at the inaugural #GlobalFinancialForum. The fund demonstrates #DIFC's commitment to shape the financial landscape in the MEASA region. Read more at https://www.difc.ae/newsroom/press-releases/difc-launches-usd-100-million-fintech-fund

14 November, 2017

The inaugural edition of the #GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC brought together a high-profile audience from the international finance community from across the globe for discussions on the opportunities, challenges and the future of finance. Thank you to everyone for attending.

14 November, 2017

Watch the highlights from the panel discussions on FinTech and Blockchain, under the Future of Finance theme at the #GlobalFinancialForum, organised by the #DIFC. These sessions unravelled the technological and financial trends that are creating challenges and opportunities in today's financial landscape.

14 November, 2017

The #GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC delved into the major emerging markets around the world. Explore the finance-sector reforms, trends and regions with the greatest potential for growth and their limitations by watching this video that encapsulates the discussions by leading C-suite executives from a range of financial institutions. #GlobalFinancialForum #GFF

14 November, 2017

GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC. #GFF brings together a high-profile audience from the international finance community to address challenges and forge a path to navigate the future of finance with insightful talks and panel discussions by leading experts from across the world.

14 November, 2017

GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC. #GFF brings together a high-profile audience from the international finance community to address challenges and forge a path to navigate the future of finance with insightful talks and panel discussions by leading experts from across the world.

14 November, 2017

Watch the highlights of the first session at the inaugural #GlobalFinancialForum under the theme, ‘Globalising Gulf Finance’, where leading financiers and experts discussed the rise of the global “Islamic economy”, the place of Gulf capital in the global markets, and how the region’s financial markets may continue to attract foreign investors.

14 November, 2017

GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC. #GFF brings together a high-profile audience from the international finance community to address challenges and forge a path to navigate the future of finance with insightful talks and panel discussions by leading experts from across the world.

14 November, 2017

Welcome to the inaugural edition of the #GlobalFinancialForum organised by #DIFC. #GFF brings together a high-profile audience from the international finance community to address challenges and forge a path to navigate the future of finance with insightful talks and panel discussions by leading experts from across the world. Watch a livestream of the day's event at https://www.difc.ae/gff-live-stream

14 November, 2017

Global Financial Forum organised by #DIFC. #GFF brings together a high-profile audience from the international finance community to address challenges and forge a path to navigate the future of finance with insightful talks and panel discussions by leading experts from across the world.

13 November, 2017

As the leading centre for #aviation finance in the MESA region, #DIFC gears up for the boom in emerging markets aviation leasing and finance. Did you know that the first aviation finance transaction was conducted at DIFC in 2009 by Emirates Airlines. Read more at https://www.difc.ae/newsroom/press-releases/difc-gears-up-boom-emerging-markets-aviation-leasing-and-finance

13 November, 2017

The inaugural Global Financial Forum organised by #DIFC kicks off tomorrow, bringing together multilateral and regulatory officials, as well as C-suite executives from a range of financial institutions, for panel discussions, focused networking and high-level talks. #GFF #GlobalFinancialForum

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DIFC was established in 2004 with the objective of elevating Dubai's position as a global financial hub. Now celebrating its 10th year, the financial and business hub is the pre-eminent gateway to the emerging markets of the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA).

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DIFC is a purpose-built financial centre, committed to advancing the region's financial sector

The thriving financial district located in the heart of a dynamic cosmopolitan city

A long-standing pillar of
Dubai's economy

1000+ active
registered
companies


The ideal platform for some of the world's leading financial services, institutions and commercial firms

Home to over 15,600 individuals from the financial and professional services industries

Number of
professionals
in DIFC


22 of the
world's top 30
banks


Home to the
world's leading
companies

11 of the
world's top 20
money managers


Home to the
world's leading
companies

7 of the
world's top 10
law firms


6 of the
world's top 10
insurance companies


A world-class
legal and regulatory
framework