Foreigners to hold stake in Iranian Insurance Sector!
– Following the foreign investors’ entrance to the real part of Iran’s economy, a female individual investor submitted her request to buy an 18.84% stake in Asia Insurance Co, (one of the Iranian Insurance Sector blue-chips) to the Central Insurance of I.R. Iran. Right now the SEO is evaluating the customer (KYC process) along with the possible routes of fund transfers. Earlier last year, Iranian government officially divested from Asia Insurance Company complying with latest privatization directives.