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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance


Emergence of a regional financial centre: Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Courts and International Arbitration Centre (AIAC)

25 March 2018

The launch of the independent AIFC Courts and the AIAC represents an attractive new option for dispute resolution for businesses that are active in the Republic of Kazakhstan and/or the surrounding Eurasian region, which is a region that continues to increase in economic significance.

This briefing provides an overview of the AIFC and AIFC Courts, explores who can use the AIFC Courts, looks at how enforcement of the AIFC Courts' judgments will work and the role of arbitration in the AIFC.

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