Challenges Ahead Iran’s Debt Market
A well-developed debt market is proven to be a great advantage funding companies and therefore, providing grounds for economic growth in countries. Given the current conditions of Iran’s economy, developing an efficient debt market is unanimously said by experts to be of vital importance.
Debt market has the potential to lower reliance and pressure on banks for financing on one hand and contributes hugely to the government debt settlement by securitizing the debt, using the available mechanisms.
At the first glance, developing this market might seem easier than that of the stock market owing to the rather simpler structure of fixed-income bonds traded. There are, however, challenges ahead, whose identification might be the first step towards realizing this goal, the most important of which, taken from Tejarat-e Farda economic magazine, will be briefly stated below: