Press releases
Press releases
AIFC Authority
01 March 2018 00:00
The first meeting of the Advisory Council on Islamic Finance under the Astana International Financial Centre was held today
The first meeting of the Advisory Council on Islamic Finance (ACIF) under the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) was held today in Astana. Islamic finance is one of the key strategic directions of the AIFC s activity. ACIF members will provide
IAC
27 February 2018 00:00
UK Leading Commercial Barrister Barbara Dohmann QC has been appointed as the Chairman of the AIFC International Arbitration Centre
Barbara Dohmann has over 30 years of international arbitration experience, as well as continuing as a leading commercial litigator and having held appointments as a deputy judge in the English High Court and judge of the International Court in
AIFC Authority
27 February 2018 00:00
UK Leading Commercial Barrister Barbara Dohmann QC has been appointed the Chairman of AIFC International Arbitration Centre
The UK Leading Commercial Barrister Barbara Dohmann QC has been appointed the Chairman of the AIFC International Arbitration Centre (IAC). Barbara Dohmann has over 30 years of international arbitration experience, as well as continuing as a leading
AIFC Authority
26 February 2018 00:00
A retreat on the development of the Astana International Financial Centre was held today
The AIFC Governor Kairat Kelimbetov, the chairmen and deputies of the Committee on Finance and Budget, and the Committee for Economic Reform and Regional Development of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan attended the retreat on
AIFC Authority
26 February 2018 00:00
A regular meeting of the Legal Advisory Council was held in London
A regular meeting of the AIFC Legal Advisory Council was held on 20th March at Baker McKenzie office in London. Introductory remarks were given by Kairat Kelimbetov, Governor of the AIFC. The meeting of the Legal Advisory Council was hosted by Roy
AIFC Authority
19 February 2018 00:00
The AIFC Management Council has appointed Lady Barbara Judge CBE as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Astana Financial Services Authority
The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Management Council has appointed Lady Barbara Judge CBE as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA). Lady Judge, a commercial lawyer, has a broad and successful
AFSA
19 February 2018 00:00
The AIFC Management Council has appointed Lady Barbara Judge CBE as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the AFSA
The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Management Council has appointed Lady Barbara Judge CBE as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA).Lady Judge, a commercial lawyer, has a broad and successful
AIFC Authority
14 February 2018 00:00
The world’s top-10 start-ups will participate in Fintech Stars, the international accelerator programme launched by the AIFC
The world s top-10 start-ups will participate in Fintech Stars, the international accelerator programme launched by the AIFC in cooperation with Seedstars and MOST Business Incubator. Assel Zhiyenbayeva, Chief Digital Officer of AIFC Authority JSC noted
AFSA
09 February 2018 00:00
The AFSA and the China Securities Regulatory Commission agreed on cooperation in the field of financial markets
The document has been signed by Mr. Stephen Glynn, the Chief Executive Officer of the Astana Financial Services Authority and Mr. Liu Shiyu, Chairman of China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) The MoU is the first such agreement to be signed by
AIFC Authority
26 January 2018 00:00
Astana International Financial Centre in cooperation with Thomson Reuters hosted the panel discussion within the framework of World Economic Forum
The delegation of the Astana International Financial Centre (hereinafter - AIFC), led by the Governor of the AIFC Mr Kairat Kelimbetov, participates in the World Economic Forum (WEF). Within the framework of the forum, the AIFC in cooperation with
AIFC Authority
25 January 2018 00:00
Astana International Financial Centre and the Waves Platform signed a memorandum of cooperation
Within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos (Switzerland), Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and the Waves Platform signed a memorandum on cooperation and strategic partnership. The purpose of the partnership is the creation of
AIFC Authority
24 January 2018 00:00
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana International Exchange (AIX) and Euroclear Bank agreed on cooperation
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan, AIX and Euroclear Bank have signed a Memorandum to cooperate in the development of a new international link for Kazakhstan. The Memorandum signifies an intention to work in partnership to support the
AIFC Authority
18 January 2018 00:00
Astana International Financial Centre, Bloomberg L.P. and Atameken Business Channel agreed on cooperation
Astana International Financial Centre (hereinafter AIFC), Bloomberg L.P. and Atameken Business Channel signed an agreement on cooperation and media support of investment opportunities in the Republic of Kazakhstan, development of AIFC, green finance,
AFSA
17 January 2018 00:00
Astana Financial Services Authority Opens for Business
AFSA Chief Executive Office Mr. Stephen Glynn said the launch represents a significant milestone in the development of Kazakhstan s financial and capital markets. The AFSA aims to be a globally respected regulator of financial services and capital
AIFC Authority
15 December 2017 00:00
AIFC will provide start-ups with free licensed Microsoft software
The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) will cooperate with Microsoft BizSpark international programme for the development of fintech ecosystem and support of innovative start-up projects in Kazakhstan. Start-ups get free licensed Microsoft