The following information will assist you in planning your trip to Dubai. We encourage you to take the time to read it carefully.

Delegates are required to make their own accommodation and travel arrangements, please see Hotel Partner links below for preferred rates.


The United Arab Emirates, a country of extremely humble origins has grown in leaps and bounds since once being solely dependent on a tiny pearling industry, and later on crude oil production in the Arabian Gulf to a country that is recognised for its innovation & being a financial power house in the region, taking on mammoth projects to diversifying its GDP away from an oil based economy.

The United Arab Emirates is becoming a global leader & financial hub, it lies at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa; it taps a vast hinterland comprising 3 continents, 136 nations, and 3.2 billion people.


The UAE Financial Market Association was decreed by the Ministry of Social Affairs in December 2011 and is the standard bearer for financial markets professionals in the United Arab Emirates; we have more than 200 members under the umbrella of the UAE FMA.

The UAE FMA is affiliated to ACI – The Financial Markets Association, the global umbrella body of national associations. The Paris-based body has more than 13,000 members worldwide in more than 60 countries. This makes ACI the largest international association in the wholesale financial markets. ACI – The Financial Markets Association was founded in France in 1955 following an agreement between foreign exchange dealers in Paris and London. UAE Financial market Association seeks to add value to the industry and its members by promoting continuous education and social awareness.

The main priorities of the United Arab Emirates Financial Markets Association are to keep members informed of the changes in the financial industry and provide a forum for discussion in organized events on issues affecting the markets, the UAE FMA enhances educational value and working experience and knowledge by providing appropriate educational services to those with a legitimate interest in the financial markets.

UAE FMA also cultivate greater communication channels among members, markets, and other similar bodies so as to give members the opportunity to network through various events organized by the Association.


The 4th GCC Financial Markets & Treasury Conference will be hosted by the UAE Financial Markets Association, one of the premier Financial Associations in the region, which will provide a gateway for market professionals to take part at the event to gain succinct information from experienced professionals & market-makers on issues affecting the current financial climate in the region and globally.

The event will provide a unique opportunity for delegates to create greater communication channels amongst the numerous market professionals and financial institutes that will be attending as the list has grown over the last year with more diverse institutions and representatives attending.


Kindly click on the link below to REGISTER for the 4th GCC FMT Conference

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International Delegates 750USD
UAE based Delegates 400USD
UAE FMA / GCC FMT members Free


Sheraton Grand Hotel ,Sheikh zayed, Dubai.
Ballroom Name: Star light



Sheraton Grand Hotel


Depending on your nationality, a valid passport or I.D. card is necessary for entry into Dubai. Some nationalities may also require a visa. Passports should be valid for the duration of your stay.


We strongly recommend that you arrange comprehensive insurance for your trip. Please bring your Insurance Policy with you so you are fully prepared if any claim has to be made whilst you are in Dubai.