EghtesadOnline: Iran’s underground economy, according to latest data disclosed by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance, was worth 5,360 trillion rials ($34.35 billion) in the year ending March 20, 2018.
EghtesadOnline: The value of exchange-traded funds stood at 254.4 trillion rials ($1.7 billion) at the end of the first month (March 21-April 20) of the current fiscal, according to the Central Securities Depository of Iran.
EghtesadOnline: From the beginning of current fiscal in March, a total of 358,799 billion shares and right issues worth 1.1 quadrillion rials ($9.6 billion) were traded in 21.23 million deals at the Tehran Stock Exchange.
EghtesadOnline: Bank lending increased 3.3% in volume during the four months to July 22, the latest figures showed.
EghtesadOnline: Just a few days before the beginning of the 2018 World Cup, analysts with football data site Transfermarkt put the value of Iran’s national football team at around £38.3 million ($50.26 million), toward the bottom end of the charts and only more valuable than those of Panama, Saudi Arabia, Peru and Costa Rica.