Iran, Switzerland seek capital markets cooperation

Business Materials 19 December 2016 18:19 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 19

By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:

Iranian and Swiss financial officials have met in Tehran to discuss expansion of bilateral cooperation concerning the two countries’ capital markets.

The head of Securities and Exchange Organization of Iran (SEO), Shapour Mohammadi, and Jorg Gasser, secretary general of Switzerland’s Federal Department of Finance, discussed the ways for cooperation between SEO and the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, IRIB reported.

During the meeting, Shapour Mohammadi called for exporting Iranian goods and commodities to Switzerland through the Iran Mercantile Exchange.

In turn, the Swiss side welcomed Iran’s offer to exchange knowledge and experience in IT area as well as financial instruments.