The DIFC Law builds and characterizes DFSA (Dubai Financial Services Authority) as the focal body exclusively in charge of the regulation of budgetary administrations and related exercises in the DIFC. Article 7 of the DIFC Law additionally tags the administration structure of DFSA and its obligations, powers and capacities. The DIFC Law recommends particular destinations of DFSA including cultivating and keeping up the money related security of the monetary administrations industry in the DIFC, diminishing systemic hazard and encouraging and keeping up trust in the budgetary administrations industry.
As the sole budgetary administrations controller in the DIFC, the DFSA manages exercises as different as reinsurance, asset management, Islamic Finance, banking, investments, securities and also different ancillary activities.
Article 23 of The Regulatory Law of 2004 gives the important forces to DFSA (Dubai Financial Services Authority) to make administers in admiration of least prudential norms. The Prudential – Insurance, Investment, Intermediation and Banking Business Module (PIB) of the DFSA Rulebook gives an itemized structure of prudential guidelines for keeping money business. The PIB Module incorporates prudential standards covering estimation of capital assets, credit danger, business hazard, liquidity danger, gathering danger and operational danger. The PIB module additionally points out the prudential prerequisites for firms undertaking Islamic money related business.
The International Monetary Fund/ World Bank led a publicly accessible survey of the DFSA (Dubai Financial Services Authority) amid right on time 2007. The audit (“Detailed Assessment of Observance of IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation for Dubai International Financial Center” issued November 2007) states, in germane part (on page 9), that “the dedication to autonomy in the legitimate structure is additionally regarded in practice and on a normal operational level.