Press releases
Press releases
AIFC Authority
22 November 2022 07:06
Astana entered the ranking of Smart Centres Index
According to the updated sixth edition of the rating of Smart Centres Index (SCI 6), published by independent experts Z/Yen, Astana city for the first time got into the list of cities attractive for investing in technology, science, energy systems,
AIFC Green Finance Centre
21 November 2022 13:23
"ESG – a new paradigm of financial market development"
The AIFC Green Finance Centre (hereinafter referred to as the GFC), being a recognized verifier of sustainable bonds, took part in the International Conference "ESG a new paradigm of financial market development". The conference became a platform for
AIFC Authority
21 November 2022 08:36
The head of the largest Portuguese science and technology park “Taguspark” visited the AIFC
Eduardo Baptista Correia, Executive Director of the largest Portuguese science and technology park Taguspark, visited the Astana International Financial Centre (hereinafter referred to as the AIFC, Centre).Taguspark is one of the leading technology
AIFC Green Finance Centre
18 November 2022 14:48
10 new members joined the National ESG Club
During the third meeting of the National ESG Club, ten new members were announced.Such companies as Freedom Finance Global PLC, PWC Kazakhstan, JSC National Management Holding Baiterek, JSC Kazakhstan Operator of the Electricity and Capacity Market,
BCPD
18 November 2022 07:39
Lectures on financial literacy “Hour of Finance” were held in schools of the capital from AIFC experts
As part of the day of the national currency of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the professional holiday of employees of the financial system on November 15, the Bureau for Continuous Professional Development of the Astana International Financial Centre
AIFC Court
15 November 2022 11:57
Astana International Financial Centre Court, International Arbitration Centre and Westminster International University Tashkent sign framework agreement on cooperation
Today, Uzbekistan-based Westminster International University Tashkent (WIUT), and Kazakhstan-based Astana International Financial Centre Court (the AIFC Court) and International Arbitration Centre (IAC) signed a framework agreement of cooperation and
AIX
15 November 2022 07:56
Launch of the repurchase agreement (repo) market on Astana International Exchange
Astana International Exchange ( AIX ) is pleased to announce the launch of the repurchase agreement (repo) market on AIX. Market participants can now trade and conduct repo transactions in USD-denominated equities. The repo market is initially available
AFSA
14 November 2022 07:52
AFSA suspends the Licence of GB Finance Ltd.
The Astana Financial Services Authority ( AFSA ) has suspended the Licence of GB Finance Ltd. after the firm had breached multiple AIFC Rules that are critical for companies to be able to carry on regulated activities.In particular, the company has
AIFC Authority
11 November 2022 08:54
Representatives of the Government of Pakistan visited the AIFC
The delegation of Pakistan headed by the Federal Minister for Board of Investment visited the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC, Centre). The delegation was met by the Governor of the AIFC Kairat Kelimbetov.The delegation also included the
AIFC Authority
07 November 2022 07:38
AIFC agreed on cooperation on legal initiatives with the UK Ministry of Justice and the UK Bar Council
On 21st October, the representatives of the AIFC Authority headed by Mr Nurzhan Kosbayev, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of the AIFC Authority had a series of working meetings with the representatives of the UK Ministry of Justice and the UK Bar
Tech Hub
04 November 2022 14:12
National Workshop on Data Policy 2022 held at the AIFC
The National Data Policy Workshop was held at the AIFC. It was co-organized by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations (UN DESA), the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovation and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of
Tech Hub
04 November 2022 09:42
Development of Product Innovations in Telecom: the AIFC Tech Hub held a panel session at the International PLUS-forum
The AIFC Tech Hub held a panel session Beyond the core. Ecosystems in the telecom sector of Kazakhsta during the International PLUS-Forum Fintech Borderless. Eurasia Digital event. As part of the PLUS-Forum we have summed up preliminary results of the
AIX
02 November 2022 09:32
Exchange Traded Notes with exposure to global real estate market are listed at AIX
Astana International Exchange ( AIX , Exchange ) is pleased to announce the listing of new exchange-traded notes iX US Real Estate Exchange Traded Notes ( Notes ) with the shares of Vanguard Real Estate ETF ( VNQ ) as underlying asset. The Issuer of the
AIFC Court
31 October 2022 06:40
American University of Central Asia, Astana International Financial Centre Court and International Arbitration Centre sign framework agreement on cooperation
The agreement will provide AUCA students internship opportunities at the AIFC Court and IAC Today Kyrgyzstan-based American University of Central Asia (hereinafter AUCA), and Kazakhstan-based the Astana International Financial Centre Court (hereinafter
AIFC Authority
19 October 2022 00:00
Qatari business representatives were presented the benefits of the AIFC
During the Kazakh-Qatari investment forum organized as part of the state visit of His Highness the Emir of the State of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani to the Republic of Kazakhstan, representatives of Qatari business were presented with the