Central Securities Depository of Iran participates at the Asia Fund Standardization Forum (AFSF) Knowledge Sharing workshop 2018, in Bali, Indonesia - an annual meeting of its members to discuss topics related to fund processing in the Asia region.
This year, the workshop was held in Nusa Dua Bali, Indonesia, hosted by PT. Kustodian Sentral Efek Indonesia (KSEI).
CSD Iran’s presence and contributions at the workshop were highly appreciated by the members of the AFSF. CSDI representatives Shareholders Operations Expert, Shirin Mahmoudi, Information Security Director, Omid Arbabzadeh and Planning and Development Expert, Atta Nasseri shared their experience on how to best optimize efficiency, asset safety and standardization in the funds industry during the workshop.
The presentations and debates during the 2-day workshop from 12 to 13 September 2018 covered a wide range of CSD fund services, fund market developments and newly established fund platforms.
CSDI's Omid Arbabzadeh and Atta Nasseri, too, delivered a presentation on "Joint Venture Fund Registry at CSDI." During the session, the two CSDI representatives briefed the audience on mutual funds' status in Iran's economy, quantity and value of mutual funds, the trend of retail mutual funds trends, mutual funds services models in Iran as well as their objectives, problems and solutions.
The AFSF forms a group of 14 Asian CSDs from 13 economies aiming to advance fund back-office processing by standardizing operations for cross-border fund transactions in Asia.
Release Date: 9/15/2018