The official inauguration of “Options”, a new instrument in the Iranian capital market, was held in a session attended by Dr. Mohammadi and other top officials from the capital market
The official inauguration of “Options”, a new instrument in the Iranian capital market, was held in a session attended by Dr. Mohammadi and other top officials from the capital market on December 18th, 2016.
The new trading instrument has special advantages such as increasing supervision and stability of the market, benefiting the investors during both bullish and bearish periods. It has the role of the insurance for stocks and can very successfully enhance the level of analysis in the market, market growth and financing, and development of financial literacy and boost financial literacy.
“Call Option on gold coins will commence today”, said Dr. Mohammadi adding that the process will cover other commodities in the near future as well. Call Options will enjoy risk coverage for investment, while the Put Option will also be introduced as the new trading instrument in the days to come.
The SEO Shariah Committee did their best to make this instrument operational and complaint with the Shariah principles. Enhancing market making and increasing transparency are among the new implementing plans within the capital market; furthermore, Futures on Portfolios is on the agenda and will become operational soon.
“Options” is the latest trading instrument in the Iranian capital market after 50 years of its inception.