EghtesadOnline: Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam says he is resigning after nearly five years on the job, acknowledging that a spying scandal caused “anxiety and hurt” and tarnished the reputation of the top-drawer Swiss bank.
EghtesadOnline: A federal appeals court granted a temporary halt in the US prosecution of Turkish lender Halkbank over sanctions violation charges while it weighs other requests by the bank.
EghtesadOnline: Banks and credit institutions paid 6,262.7 trillion rials ($47 billion) in loans during the first nine months (March 20-Dec 21, 2019) of current fiscal year.
EghtesadOnline: Banks customers had 23,725.6 trillion rials ($182.5 billion) in deposits with banks and credit institutions by the end of the seventh month of the current fiscal year (October 22), according to the Central Bank of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: The number of active bank debit cards, used for at least one transaction, increased by 1.3 million from Sep.23 to Nov.21.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran stocks closed trading in positive territory on Tuesday amid rising demands for equities mainly in bank, chemical, auto and base metal group.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran stocks briefly touched the psychological level of 330,000 in early trading on Saturday, led by bank, pharmaceutical and auto shares, before reversing the course at the end of trading session.
EghtesadOnline: Parsian Bank, one of the leading private banks in Iran, is planning to open five more branches in Iraq, the CEO told members of the Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce.
EghtesadOnline: The 12th Bank, Exchange & Insurance Exhibition (FINEX 2019) opened on Monday at Tehran’s International Fairground.
EghtesadOnline: Tehran Stock Exchange's main gauge fell sharply on Monday as a selloff in auto and bank shares spread across the board. The decline caused a broad rout in refinery and petrochemical stocks.