ADF wins the 'Best Retail Finance Company' at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014

6 July 2014 Abu Dhabi Finance move to the New Office & Wins the “Best Retail Finance Company at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014

Abu Dhabi Finance (ADF), one of the UAE’s premier providers of innovative, flexible and transparent residential and commercial mortgage products to the local market, is pleased to announce that it will be moving into its new offices in the iconic, Aldar Headquarters. Set upon an elevated peninsula affording spectacular views of the city, canal and sea, the Aldar Headquarter’s excellent location provides an unparalleled working environment through the integration of exceptional services and facilities as well as proximity to leisure and retail outlets located in Al Dana and throughout Al Raha Beach.

The distinctive building was voted the “Best Futuristic Design” by The Building Exchange (BEX) Conference held in Spain. By moving to Aldar HQ, ADF will be very close to the biggest developers in Abu Dhabi (Aldar) as well as being the first financial institution to be based there.

After winning “Best Home Finance Product” Banker Middle East Product Awards 2014 in March, ADF is delighted to announce that it has also won the ‘Best Retail Finance Company’ at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014 in June 2014.

This is a testament to ADF’s strategy to provide the best range of residential and commercial mortgage products across the UAE; the Company aims to do this through constant product innovation, partnerships and organic growth. ADF sees the key to achieving this is by continuing to provide the highest levels of transparency and client service in the market.

Over the last year ADF has seen a marked improvement in its performance, compared to the same period last year (Q1 2013), profits for Q1 2014 are up 40% quarter on quarter. ADF has also grown its client base 13% and book size 12% respectively (quarter on quarter).

“It is a very great honour for us to win ‘Best Retail Finance Company’ at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2014. One of ADF’s core values is One Team, One Goal and winning this award is a testament to the ADF team’s hard work over the last year. I would like to thank the entire team at ADF without whom winning this award would not have been possible. Our excellent new offices in the prestigious Aldar HQ is an important step for us as we grow our business and will allow us to expand our operation in terms of staff.” Chief Executive Officer of ADF, Chris Taylor