ADX to Participate in GITEX Technology Week 2017

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), the region’s leading financial market, is pleased to announce its participation, as part of the Abu Dhabi  Digital Government stand, in GITEX Technology Week 2017 taking place at the Dubai World Trade Center from 8th – 12th of October 2017. ADX is participating to showcase their innovative digital services, designed to improve investors’ transactions and trading activities.

During GITEX, ADX will highlight its latest digital technologies, including the smart phone app (My ADX) for employees as well as the smart application for investors.  GITEX visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about the Blockchain powered e-Voting – platform which ADX was the first financial market in the MENA region to integrate into its services.  ADX will also introduce visitors to its business intelligence e-system and the virtual trading smart project, in addition to new developments to ADX’s e-platform (eKtetab) and website.

Commenting on the participation, Rashed Al Blooshi, Chief Executive of the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) said: “ADX is committed to supporting the Government’s efforts towards the digital transformation of government services and the enhancement of common IT infrastructure in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. We are keen to discover and exploit new, specialized digital channels that can meet the evolving requirements of our stakeholders and comply with the highest international standards. We continuously look to diversify and innovate the channels of communication open for investors, as well as design digital platforms and solutions to enhance government integration.”

ADX will host two competitions and draws at its stand during GITEX Technology Week 2017, giving visitors the chance to win an Apple smartwatch, iPads or an iPhone 8 by participating in a quiz about ADX and its services.

Al Blooshi added that ADX boasts an advanced and global infrastructure for listing and trading across various securities constantly seeking to develop efficient and innovative technologies to reflect Abu Dhabi’s digital transformation. He said: “ADX works closely with other related entities on providing innovative solutions and high quality services to meet stakeholder’s needs and towards enhancing the quality and accessibility of services through quick, reliable and user-friendly digital solutions, thus notably increasing user and customer happiness.”

GITEX Technology Week is considered one of the most prominent ICT exhibitions in the MENA region, during which professionals gather to experience the most advanced technologies and e-services. The exhibition highlights the government’s efforts towards digital transformation.  GITEX also allows for professionals from different organisations in the private or public sector, to exchange expertise and showcase game changing technologies some of which can be utilized when offering financial services.