Tag Archives | Central Insurance of Iran

SCOR agrees CAT Excess of Loss Deal with Iran

By John Lee. French-based global reinsurance company SCOR has reached an agreement concerning “CAT excess of loss in Iranian insurance market.” The deal was finalised at a meeting in Paris between Dr. Abdolnaser Hemmati, the President of Bimeh Markazi Iran (Central Insurance of IR Iran), and Victor Peignet, Chief Executive Officer of SCOR Global P&C. […]

Financial Tech Gaining Steam in Iran

By Alireza Ramezani for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The Iranian capital played host to the four-day FINEX 2017 exhibition April 15-18. The annual event gathered more than 250 Iranian entities involved in banking and finance. While organizers dubbed it an international expo, only […]

Germany’s Munich Re eyes Iran Market

By John Lee. The President of Central Insurance of Iran has said that Germany’s Munich Re, the world’s biggest reinsurance company, is considering providing its services to Iran. During a visit to Germany to discuss the prospects of post-sanctions investment opportunities in Iran by insurance companies, Abdul-Nasser Hemmati emphasized that top officials from Munich Re […]

Will Leaked Payslips Scandal bring down Rouhani?

By Fereshteh Sadeghi, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. The trickle of leaked payslips of executives at state-controlled banks and insurance companies in Iran has become an avalanche, claiming careers and threatening the prospects of President Hassan Rouhani only 11 months before the […]