Abu Dhabi Global Market operates as a financial center for local, regional, and international institutions. The company operates through its Registration Authority that handles various aspects of incorporation, registration, and licensing legal entities; and provides various government-related services for entities and professionals working on Al Maryah Island.
It also operates a Financial Services Regulatory Authority, which provides services that cover banking, insurance, wealth management, asset management, and capital market activities for market participants and stakeholders in the United Arab Emirates and internationally; and ADGM Courts that supports common law framework to adjudicate civil and commercial disputes.
In addition, the company develops and supports member institutions with the regulatory framework, legal jurisdiction, and business environment for business growth. Abu Dhabi Global Market was founded in 2013 and is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.