EghtesadOnline: Uncorroborated reports circulating on social media about "the possible departure of Peugeot from Iran" due to “pressures imposed by the US government on the French firm,” disrupted Tehran’s stock market in recent trading.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Stock Exchange’s main index lost 225 points or 0.28% to end Saturday trade at 80,921.2.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Stock Exchange’s main index gained 802 points or 1% during the week that ended May 24 to close at 81,146.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif has confirmed the possibility of merging banks, saying it will help the financial statements of Iranian banks comply with international standards.
EghtesadOnline: As the Iranian banking system continues to grapple with the growing problem of sour loans, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran has urged lenders to direct the bulk of their efforts toward recovering their non-performing loans.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has called on banks and credit institutions to cease any involvement in investment funds as well as the purchase of any kind of securities and bonds, which the regulator has deemed as "non-banking activity".
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Stock Exchange’s main index gained 116.40 points or 0.14% to end Sunday trade at 81,194.0.
EghtesadOnline: The stock market acts like the economy’s barometer. From a slight movement in a company’s balance sheet to international stimuli, it detects and reacts to them all, whether they are already in motion or in the making.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian stocks did not have much going for them during the past week, as the nation was transfixed on the presidential vote slated for May 19.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran has dismissed claims that Friday's presidential election would trigger fluctuations in the foreign exchange market, reassuring the public that all is calm in the Iranian currency market.