EghtesadOnline: Iran’s central bank said an Italian court has rejected a lawsuit filed by American plaintiffs over seizure of the bank’s assets in the country worth $5.99 billion.
EghtesadOnline: Banks have significantly cut borrowing from the Central Bank of Iran as the numbers declined more than 40% compared to the same period last year, the CBI governor said.
EghtesadOnline: The national currency is 40% stronger than the last fiscal year (ended March 20), says Abdolnasser Hemmati, governor of the Central Bank of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: The Central Bank of Iran has resumed rating lenders based on their performance in corporate governance and the level of their progress in digital banking, according to a CBI official familiar with the matter.
EghtesadOnline: In a directive to banks and credit institutions, the Central Bank of Iran has obliged borrowers to submit credit rating reports from relevant rating companies.
EghtesadOnline: Senior bank and government officials have belittled the new US sanctions imposed Friday on Iran’s central bank, unanimously branding the move as a visible sign of desperation by Donald Trump and his minions.
EghtesadOnline: The governor of the Central Bank of Iran, Abdolnasser Hemmati, appointed Mehran Moharamian as the new vice governor for IT affairs.
EghtesadOnline: With a new person in charge of the IT department of Iran’s central bank, long-awaited reforms in bank service fees will be announced in the near future as part of a broader banking reform package.
EghtesadOnline: The Supreme Council of Economic Coordination extended the authority of the central bank governor, Abdolnasser Hemmati, for one more year to intervene and regulate the foreign exchange market, the government spokesperson said at the weekend.
EghtesadOnline: Central bank governors of Iran and Syria on Monday discussed bilateral banking issues and prospects for setting-up a joint bank to facilitate financial ties.