Tehran, Jan. 02(SENA) – The first Islamic financial award ever granted to a legal entity in Iran went to the Securities and Exchange Organization, during a ceremony held on the sidelines of the second Islamic Financial Conference on Sunday in Tehran.
Dr.Shapour Mohammadi, the CEO of the organization personally attended the ceremony to receive the award.
The award was the first of its kind to be given to a legal entity and an individual who have contributed most to the Islamic-Financial knowledge in the country.
Abbas Mousavian, secretary of the SEO’s Islamic Jurisprudence Committee, was the individual who received the award for his efforts to improve the Islamic Financial knowledge.
In a separate development at the conference, the organizers unveiled a book about the previous conference held in the country. Meanwhile, the English version of the Islamic Financial Association’s website was also launched.
Hundreds of Iranian officials representing the financial, money and insurance markets attended the event at the Al Zahran University. A number of economic policymakers were also present at the ceremony.