ICE works with regulators and policy makers around the world to ensure supervision, compliance and reliable operation of markets. As a catalyst in the development of transparent, global markets, ICE works proactively to maintain the confidence of participants and the integrity of markets.

ICE Futures Abu Dhabi is located in Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), an International Financial Centre that practises and applies English common law in its entirety to its legal and regulatory regime. ICE Futures Abu Dhabi was granted recognition as a Recognised Investment Exchange by the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) in October 2019. ICE Futures Europe (IFEU) and ICE Clear Europe (ICEU) are both recognised by the FSRA to allow traders based in ADGM to access and clear ICE’s energy markets.

ICE Futures Abu Dhabi is working with regulatory authorities in a number of jurisdictions, including without limitation the United Kingdom, the United States, Singapore and Switzerland, to ensure it has appropriate regulatory permissions in place to permit access to its markets from those jurisdictions.