About Us

Arabian Bourse Limited (ABX) is a Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) and Custodian, based in Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM). ABX has received In-Principle Approval from Financial Services Regulatory Authority of ADGM. ABX aims to be the first of its kind fully regulated, virtual asset MTF and Custodian in the region focused on Institutional and Retail investors.

Its development is lead by leading exchange business services and technology provider, GMEX Group based out of the UK and regional exchanges founder and business expert – Arshad Khan based out of the UAE.

ABX has chosen to be based in ADGM, Abu Dhabi, because of the enlightened virtual asset regulatory framework, rapidly growing virtual asset industry in the region, concentration of global financial institutions and a trusted regulatory regime.

ABX expect to bring in the virtual asset holders, partnerships, additional technology opportunities and related strategic investment via their comprehensive ecosystem in the blockchain space.

ABX has implemented GMEX Fusion hybrid centralized & blockchain distributed ledger technology suite, which is deployed and trusted by regulated financial institutions around the globe.

Our Vision and Mission

The vision of ABX is to be the leading institutional grade virtual assets exchange and custodian in the region and a major player globally with a fully integrated ecosystem which will allow it to become a preferred venue for virtual assets listing, trading and settlement with associated custody, depository and data services.

It will ultimately act as a bridge between aggregating MENA virtual assets activity linked to other major virtual asset centres around the world.


ABX strive to create infinite opportunities for its clients to trade and invest using its products and services offered. We ensure that we conduct our business with utmost Transparency, exceptional Technology capabilities and high Trustworthiness.

The current global virtual assets landscape has several challenges. Arabian Bourse plans to address these challenges with a robust technology which is proven & trusted and professional team that have established and managed several financial exchanges.

The ABX initial product plan is crypto-to-fiat and crypto-to-crypto trading.

The most challenging part of the virtual assets market is its unregulated nature. Many international institutions are keen to enter into virtual assets market but are concerned due to uncertainties caused by the lack of regulation.

ABX has resolved the problem through its full-fledged, regulated ecosystem that offers transparency, security and a marketplace with all necessary elements including custody, clearing and wallet services would encourage the corporates and institutions in the region to diversify into virtual assets and expand their portfolio.