Iranian Banks



  • seif 2017-12-04 09:34


    Iranian bank accounts still open despite claims

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The governor of Iran's Central Bank does not confirm that Iranian bank accounts have been closed under US sanctions.

  • بانک مرکزی 2017-09-24 14:35

    Europe takes steps to remove banking obstacles with Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 24 (MNA) – In the past few days, two Danish banks as well as an Austrian one have signed major finance deals with Iran to become the first two European countries in providing loans to Iran after the implementation of nuclear deal.

  • دلار 2017-09-15 11:46

    Tehran, Beijing ink $10nb investment contract

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy economy minister said, within a 10-billion-dollar contract, China has allocated Lines of Credit (LOCs) to five Iranian banks.

  • پرچم ایران و کره جنوبی 2017-09-10 10:07

    S Korean, Iranian banks sign agreement to bolster relations

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – Korea Federation of Banks (KFB) has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Iran's Association of Private Banks (IAPB) to deepen bilateral cooperation.

  • Seif 2017-06-10 22:27

    CBI governor:

    Banking issues being resolved gradually

    TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) – Valiollah Seif said banking problems, which persisted even after JCPOA implementation, are being gradually settled.

  • روبل 2017-05-18 14:43

    Tehran, Moscow connect card payment switches

    TEHRAN, May 18 (MNA) – In line with expansion of the country’s banking ties at an international level, banking cards switches of Iran and Russia were linked.

  • همایش اصلاح نظام بانکی و چالش ها و الزامات 2017-04-29 15:06

    Iranian banks to open branches in Europe

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – Head of Monetary and Banking Research Institute (MBRI) said opening branches of Iranian and European banks had been placed on the agenda.

  • ایران و عمان 2017-03-13 10:33

    Tehran, Muscat ink banking MoU

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – A cooperation agreement has been signed between central banks of Iran and Oman aiming to boost banking cooperation between the two sides.

  • oberbank 2017-03-09 16:44

    Austria’s Oberbank transacting with 21 Iranian banks: CEO

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Franz Gasselsberger, the CEO of Austria’s Oberbank is visiting Tehran at the head of a senior economy and trade delegation accompanied by Josef Pühringer, the Governor of Upper Austria.

  • اتحادیه اروپا 2017-03-07 09:03

    Iran, Europe to open joint bank

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – A senior banking director has reported on establishment of an Iranian-European bank with three members of Iran and four from Europe serving on the management board.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-02-20 15:35

    Iranian, Russian banks to back economic activists

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – Bank Melli Iran and Russia’s Mir-Business Bank have expressed their complete readiness to back businessmen of the two countries.

  • یورو 2017-02-11 15:26

    Euro replacing dollar in Iran's banking transactions

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – Trump’s arrival has shed doubts on international ties of Iranian banks who are now after replacing dollar with euro or local currencies in financial transactions in bid to counter banking sanctions.

  • تحریم 2017-01-29 18:53

    Tejarat Bank takes sanction-related losses to intl. arbitration

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Governor of Iran’s Tejarat Bank said a complaint on damage claim for EU sanctions will be submitted to European courts.

  • bank 2016-12-20 21:52

    Melli Bank PLC joins TARGET2 system

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – A Bank Melli Iran (BMI) official said Melli Bank PLC, a BMI subsidiary, has been connected to the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system for the Eurozone dubbed TARGET2.

  • بانک صادرات شعبه لندن PLC 2016-10-28 13:35

    Bank Saderat intl. branches removed from sanctions list

    TEHRAN, Oct. 28 (MNA) – The international branches of Bank Saderat Iran (BSI), as one of the largest Middle Eastern banks operating in the fields of International banking and finance, have been removed from the blacklist of financial sanctions.

  • zarif 2016-09-26 12:21

    US pledges not to punish banks engaged with Iran: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – The US has promised not to punish European banks that facilitate transactions with Iran, Iranian FM Zarif said Sat. in an exclusive interview with Kyodo News.

  • credit 2016-07-11 08:26

    Asian credit cards to enter Iran’s market soon

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – CBI officials have stated that Iran’s banking market awaits arrival of the first international credit cards within three months.

  • جلسه ستاد اقتصادی دولت با حضور رئیس جمهور 2016-07-10 14:26

    Rouhani unveils financial package for economic prosperity

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – President Rouhani has announced the implementation of a banking development plan as the most important financial package for the country’s economic boom in the current Iranian year (began March 20).

  • swift 2016-04-01 09:50

    SWIFT open to four more Iranian banks

    TEHRAN, Apr. 01 (MNA) – Four more Iranian banks have been reportedly reconnected to SWIFT, the global provider of secure financial messaging services.

  • ولی الله سیف، مدیرکل بانک مرکزی 2016-03-15 12:41

    CBI governor:

    Iranian banks reopen 1202 LCs

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – CBI governor has announced the reopening of 1202 Letters of Credit (LCs) as well as 244 brokerage relations.

  • دلار 2016-03-14 13:56

    Iranian banks open €480mn credit via IECB

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Iranian banks have opened more than 480 million euros of credit through Iran-Europe Commercial Bank (IECB).

  • mellat 2016-02-20 10:58

    European Court says Iran’s Bank Mellat was unfairly sanctioned

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – On February 18, the European Court of Justice upheld the decision that Bank Mellat unfairly have sanctions placed upon it by the European Council.

  • sepah 2016-01-18 16:12

    UNSC calls off sanctions on Iran’s Bank Sepah

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – On 17 January 2016, the Security Council at UN Headquarters in New York, removed Iran’s Bank Sepah from the 2231 List after concluding its consideration of the de-listing request.

  • مجید تخت روانچی 2016-01-11 15:24

    Deputy FM calls banking system to open LC

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Majid Takht-Ravanchi has requested Iran’s banking system to be prepared for opening LC due to the lack of legal procedures.