Middle East & International News

FinTech experts call for further regulations to bolster tokenisation in the UAE

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) hosted a recent event in Dubai International Financial Centre to shed...

Eversheds Sutherland creates dedicated global innovation team

Andrew McManus and Anusia E. Gillespie will a team dedicated to working with clients to address their most pressing priorities through creative and...

DIFC Courts launches Special Complaints Referral Centre

The DIFC Courts and DHCA have signed an agreement that will see Dubai’s leading healthcare free zone become the first government entity to...

Pinsent Masons advises first equity crowdfunding platform licensed in the DIFC

FundedByMe MENA was granted DFSA final approval in January 2019. The firm helped the company devise a bespoke funding model that protects investors by...

Morgan Lewis set to launch in Abu Dhabi

Bill Nash will lead an eight-lawyer, 21-person team in the Emirate, set to open on March 1, 2019. He will be joined by partners Alishia...

Central Bank of Bahrain issues draft rules on Robo-advice

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has issued for consultation draft directives on “Digital Financial Advice” (also known...

Features

A preferred alternative?

An insight into project financing in Oman: smart guidance to better structure deals. Important differences exist between Oman and other...

Data, a commodity more valuable than oil

How valuable is data? How can businesses effectively harness the power of data? Rosalind Rayman of FICO reveals her findings...

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