Dentons

International Top 30 position: 4

Jebel Ali Free Zone companies now able to list on NASDAQ Dubai

Companies established in the Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZ) can now apply to list shares on NASDAQ Dubai.

Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA) is the largest free zone in the UAE and hosts more than 7,300 trade and manufacturing companies. NASDAQ Dubai is an international stock exchange, located in the Dubai International Financial Centre and regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA).

There are currently a number of different companies regulations in JAFZ, pursuant to which different types of entity may be established. However, the various regulations do not provide a legislative framework that enables JAFZ entities to access capital markets, with both restrictions on the maximum number of shareholders permitted and prohibitions on companies offering their shares to the public…

Click on the link below to read the rest of the Dentons briefing.

Sign in or Register to continue reading this article

Sign in

Register

It's quick, easy and free!

It takes just 5 minutes to register. Answer a few simple questions and once completed you’ll have instant access.

Register now

Why register to The Lawyer

 

Industry insight

In-depth, expert analysis into the stories behind the headlines from our leading team of journalists.

 

Market intelligence

Identify the major players and business opportunities within a particular region through our series of free, special reports.

 

Email newsletters

Receive your pick of The Lawyer's daily and weekly email newsletters, tailored by practice area, region and job function.

More relevant to you

To continue providing the best analysis, insight and news across the legal market we are collecting some information about who you are, what you do and where you work to improve The Lawyer and make it more relevant to you.

Briefings from Dentons

View more briefings from Dentons

Analysis from The Lawyer

View more analysis from The Lawyer

Overview

1 Fleet Place
London
EC4M 7RA
UK
http://www.dentons.com/

Turnover (€m): 209.5
Lawyers: 760
Partners: 183
Jurisdiction: Europe

Jobs