AIFC Court, IAC sign Memoranda of Understanding with Russian arbitration institutions MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The AIFC Court and the International Arbitration Centre («IAC») signed two Memoranda of Understanding with leading arbitration institutions in Russia, Kazinform has learnt from the AIFC’s press service.
Citi to provide custody services to the AIX NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Citibank Kazakhstan JSC (Citi) became a custodian of the Astana International Exchange Central Securities Depository (AIX CSD). Citi will be offering settlement and safekeeping services for foreign securities trading at AIX, Kazinform has learnt from the AIFC’s press service.
IAC signs memorandums with international arbitration and mediation partners in Asia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Chairman of the International Arbitration Centre («IAC»), Ms. Barbara Dohmann QC, signed five Memorandums of Understanding with leading dispute resolution institutions in Hong Kong and China, AIFC press service informs.
Balkan countries delegation visits Astana International Financial Centre NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The 1st Business Networking Summit business forum was held today with the participation of ex-President of Croatia Stjepan Mesić, Mayor of Sarajevo Abdulah Skaka, President of the Chamber of Commerce of Bosnia and Herzegovina Nemanja Vasić and representatives of the business community of Balkan countries at the Astana International Financial Centre, the AIFC press service informs.
Singapore’s KinderWorld to build schools, kindergarten worth KZT15 bln in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Within the framework of the XI International Scientific and Practical Conference «Teachers Changing the World of Schools» Mayor of Nur-Sultan Altai Kulginov and Chairman of the Singapore-based company KinderWorld International Group Tan Teck Yong signed a Roadmap for implementing investment projects in the field of education, Kazinform refers to the official website of the city’s Akimat.
Kazakhstan’s Halyk Bank securities have been listed on AIX NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana International Exchange («AIX», «Exchange») is pleased to announce that ordinary shares and global depositary receipts (GDRs) of Halyk Bank JSC have been included in the AIX official list effective September 30, 2019. Halyk Bank shares will be traded under (HSBK) ticker. GDRs will be traded under (HSBK.Y) ticker with quotation and settlements in US dollars, and are fully fungible between LSE (London Stock Exchange) and AIX, the press service of AIFC informs.
World Investor Week 2019 kicks off in Kazakh capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM From 30 September to 6 October 2019 the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) will hold the World Investor Week in AIFC in order to raise awareness on consumers protection, investors education, financial services and to highlight the opportunities for doing business in AIFC.
Chief Justice of AIFC Court Lord Woolf CH officially presented his book “A Vision of the AIFC Court” NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today, the Rt. Hon. The Lord Woolf CH, Chief Justice of the AIFC Court, officially presented his book «A Vision of the AIFC Court» at a special launch at the AIFC Court to the legal and business communities in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. The book was edited by Mr. Christopher Campbell-Holt, Registrar and Chief Executive of the AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre, a press release from the AIFC reads.
Wildberries plans to open branch in AIFC jurisdiction NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The largest Russian international online retailer Wildberries plans to open a branch in the jurisdiction of the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and build a new large distribution centre in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the AIFC press service informs.
AIFC BCPD, Institute of Internal Auditors inked memo of coop NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The AIFC Bureau for Continuing Professional Development (BCPD Ltd.) and the Institute of Internal Auditors of Kazakhstan signed a memorandum of cooperation on the sidelines of the National Conference of Internal Auditors in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
AIFC, EEC sign Joint Action Plan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The use of the AIFC opportunities to expand and develop cooperation between the EAEU members was discussed today, within the framework of the meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council with the participation of the Prime Ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), AIFC press service informs.
Astana International Financial Center, Bank CenterCredit sign MoU on API development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and Bank CenterCredit (BCC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the joint development of the BCC open financial platform (Platform) based on OpenAPI technologies and allowing potential partners to integrate with the bank and create new innovative services, AIFC press service says.
Islamic Financial Services Council holds meeting at AIFC NUR-SULTAN. For the first time in the CIS and Central Asia, from July 22-26, 2019, a week of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) events is taking place at the AIFC in Nur-Sultan city. The IFSB is an international body that develops standards for the effective oversight and regulation of Islamic financial institutions, AIFC press service informs.
World Alliance of International Financial Centers and AIFC discuss FinTech development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Representatives of the World Alliance of International Financial Centers (WAIFC) and AIFC discussed the development of the Fintech pillar on the Fintech Initiative, AIFC informs on its website.