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DMCC Dubai Customs Centre is a government entity established to enhance commodity trade flows through Dubai, that regulates, promotes and facilitates the importation of a range of commodities sectors, including gold, diamonds, pearls and precious metals.

DMCC Dubai Customs Centre is the only international commodity centre in the region that supports commodity importation across certain commodity groups. Historically, Dubai has played a significant role in the global gold market and is now a bullion centre of international significance.

Icon Gold is registered and regulated by DMCC Dubai Customs Centre and every shipment or delivery is overlooked by the DMCC Dubai Customs Centre to make sure Icon Gold adheres to the high standards necessary to do conduct this business under their regulation.


Transguard Group  


Established in 2001 under the Emirates Group umbrella, Transguard Group is the leading security services provider in the Middle East with more than 38,000 full-time employees.

It is also one of the region’s largest operators in business support services, cash management, security technology, and airport services.

Its flagship business operates from the company’s state-of-the-art headquarters in Dubai’s Airport Free zone.  Traders are assured that their shipments are in safe hands when stored in Transguard’s vaults, all of which are fully insured. Services such as window collection and deliveries for day-to-day requirements can be arranged.


G4S Security

g4sG4S has been operating in UAE since 1994, employing around 10,000 staff and provides security services to Government, Embassies, Banks and over 700 leading companies throughout the UAE.

G4S was the first security company in the UAE to start the detailed work to apply for, and achieve, accreditation to ISO 9001:2000. G4S helps their clients not only to safeguard facilities, reputations, products and goods but also to improve their end-user experience, reducing costly hold ups and providing superior customer service – delivering a stable, confident environment in which trade can flourish in.

G4S provide solutions when escorting and transporting precious cargo within the UAE with armoured cars and vans and fully armed security personnel. All goods are fully insured while under the control of G4S.

Icon Gold has both active and working accounts with both these security companies to help the safe delivery and transportation of precious goods from the airport free zones to the refineries within the UAE.


Standard Chartered Bank

standardStandard Chartered bank is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

It operates a network of over 1,700 branches and outlets (including subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures) across more than 70 countries worldwide with more than 15 counties across Africa been served and employs around 87,000 people.

It is a truly universal bank with operations in consumer, corporate and institutional banking, and treasury services. Despite its UK base, around 90% of its profits come from Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Icon uses Standard Chartered Bank due to its large and vast network set up across Africa to make sure our clients and partners are paid on time and that funds can be easily transferred from Dubai to African countries.



hsbcHSBC Holdings plc (commonly known as HSBC) is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. As of 2012, it was the world’s third-largest bank and sixth-largest public company.

HSBC has helped Icon to structure banking instruments for other investments over the years. With a strong presence in Asia and the Middle East it was an easy choice that Icon was to work with such a well known International bank.