Finance for SMEs

SME 10x: The Future of Finance for SMEs

The Future of Finance for SMEs In recent years, the governments of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have moved to reduce their reliance on hydrocarbons, designing ambitious strategic plans to develop into innovation-led economies within a 15- to 30-year horizon. One aspect of these policies has been to promote technology-backed and data-driven industries, particularly in…

FinTech in the GCC

The Future of Finance: Digital transformation, innovation, and the FinTech ecosystem in the GCC

BSA & The Legal 500 launch Market Watch – The Future of Finance A report on digital transformation, innovation and the FinTech ecosystem in the GCC BSA are pleased to announce the launch of a new Market Watch report, in partnership with the Legal 500, focusing on ‘The Future of Finance: Digital transformation, innovation, and the…

Finance for SMEs

The Future of FinTech

Join us for a special breakfast event at Dubai Expo 2020: ‘The Future of FinTech: Bridging the divide between the unbanked and traditional finance. How FinTech trends in the Middle East are transforming the industry.’ Over the course of the morning we will be discussing how FinTech trends in the Middle East are driving corporates…

UAE: Fintech (2nd Edition)

1. What are the sources of payments law in your jurisdiction? The United Arab Emirates (“UAE”) consists of “onshore” (“UAE Onshore”) and financial free zone jurisdictions, to which different sources of payments law apply. There are currently two financial free zones in the UAE: the Dubai International Financial Centre (the “DIFC”) and the Abu Dhabi…