• PART 2 PART 2 ROLE OF THE REGISTRAR

    • 8. Powers of the Registrar

      The Registrar shall administer these Regulations and perform the functions and exercise the powers assigned or transferred to him by or under these Regulations and any other law or regulation applicable in the Abu Dhabi Global Market.

    • 9. Register of Beneficial Owners of Legal Persons

      The Registrar shall establish and maintain a register of the beneficial owners of ADGM Persons to be called the Register of Beneficial Owners of Legal Persons (the “Register”) in accordance with Part 3 (Register of Beneficial Owners of Legal Persons) of these Regulations

    • 10. Functions and ancillary powers of the Registrar

      (1) The Registrar, having regard to the provisions of this section 10, has the power to do anything that appears to him to be necessary or expedient for the purposes of or in connection with the exercise of his functions including, without limitation, power:
      (a) to require from an ADGM Person direct access to (by electronic means or otherwise) the record of beneficial owners of that ADGM Person;
      (b) to request and obtain information and documents in accordance with the provisions of section 14;
      (c) to prepare and, subject to any provision to the contrary in these Regulations or any other enactment, to publish information, reports, forms, codes of practice, guidance, recommendations and other documents; and
      (d) to appoint any person or body to advise him in relation to the exercise of any of his functions.
      (2) The provision of information under these Regulations shall not be subject to enhanced disclosure requirements as provided under section 952 of the Companies Regulations 2015 (as amended from time to time).