Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC)

Welcome to DIFC

The leading financial hub for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.

New DIFC Expansion Plan Approved

Tripling in size and driving the future of finance

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Global Financial Forum

Monday, 11 March 2019 – Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

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Gate Avenue

The embodiment of DIFC’s vison of the future. Get ready for the next chapter.

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DIFC FinTech License

Applying for a commercial license at DIFC is simple and straightforward.

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Dubai International Financial Centre

Dubai International Financial Centre is one of the world’s top financial centres and the leading financial hub for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia region.

A vibrant business ecosystem of over 22,000 professionals working across more than 2,000 active registered firms that benefit from an independent regulatory and judicial system, a global financial exchange, inspiring architecture, and enabling support services.

The DIFC district features ultra-modern office space, retail outlets, cafes and restaurants, art galleries, residential apartments, public green areas and hotels.


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Upcoming Events

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The Intersection of Blockchain & Ethical Data Management

28 Jan 2019, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Academy, Gate Village 2, DIFC

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Dr Jane Goodall: Reasons for Hope

19 Jan 2019, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

DIFC Conference Centre

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