ADCB partakes in UAE Global Investment Forum

19 April 2009

Abu Dhabi, 19 April 2009: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank announced its participation as a Co-Sponsor in the 2nd Annual UAE Global Investment Forum organized by Department of Planning and Economy - Abu Dhabi and Institutional Investor Conferences taking place on 28-29 April at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.

The Forum will provide a platform for the leaders of the UAE's businesses to meet and discuss how best to use the capital markets for their investment and financing needs. It will also shed light on the economic plans of the Government and the current investment opportunities now available in the UAE brought by the further diversification of our economy.

Mr. Ala'a Eraiqat, CEO of ADCB said "As a Co-Sponsor to this important event, we are aiming to enhance the position of the United Arab Emirates as a major investment destination and to further expand our relations with potential associates and customers. We consider ourselves partners to all ambitious development plans adopted by the Government, hence came our decision to participate in this leading event in the UAE and the region."

The UAE Global Investment Forum will bring together over 400 international, regional and local investors with financial intermediaries, high-profile government officials and the key decision makers from the UAE's leading companies to discuss prospects of industry, infrastructure and tourism as well as real estate investment opportunities in the regional and global markets.