Archive | Investment

Iraq Business News brings you the latest news of investments in Iraq, highlighting the many opportunities that exist.

Iraq Stock Market Report

Advertising Feature Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 31st March 2022). Please click here to view a table of listed companies and their associated ticker codes. The RSISX index ended the week at IQD1,060 (+1.4%) / $936 (+1.4%) (weekly change) (+15.5% and +16.2% YTD change, respectively). The number of week traded […]

Iraqi Agri-Tech Company receives Investment

Nakhla, an Iraqi-based agri-tech social enterprise, has received a six-figure investment from Euphrates Ventures, an Iraq-focused venture fund. The investment was facilitated by the Iraqi Angel Investors Network (IAIN) and marks the first investment round completed by an Iraqi agri-tech startup. Nakhla is the Arabic name for date palm tree and has long been associated […]

Iraq Stock Market Report

Advertising Feature Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 24th March 2022). Please click here to view a table of listed companies and their associated ticker codes. The RSISX index ended the week at IQD1046 (+0.9%) / $923 (+0.9%) (weekly change) (+13.9% and +14.7% YTD change, respectively). The number of week traded […]

Iraqi 100-Dinar Note sells for $39k

By John Lee. An Iraqi 100-dinar note has reportedly sold at auction in London for £29,760 ($39,161). The rare 1942 note features a portrait of King Faisal II as a child, and beat the estimate of £10,000 to £15,000. According to Coinworld, it was bought by "an advanced collector of Iraqi paper money and coins." […]

Business Opportunity: Security Company in Iraq

An opportunity has arisen to buy a security company in Iraq. Sama Al-Fiafi for Security Services CC.LL, a subsidiary of Fiafi Group, was incorporated in 2006, and is registered with Iraq's Ministry of Trade (Registration Number: 20-5302). The company is not currently trading, but was granted a Security Operations Licence (#52) by the Ministry of […]

Iraq RSISX Index closes week over 1,000

Advertising Feature Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 3rd March 2022). Please click here to view a table of listed companies and their associated ticker codes. The RSISX index ended the week at IQD1020 (+3.8%) / $901 (+3.8%) (weekly change) (+11.1% and +11.9% YTD change, respectively). The number of week traded […]

Takween Investor Bootcamp Program

The Takween Accelerator is looking for potential investors to attend our Investor Bootcamp Program. This program is designed to provide an investor training bootcamp to high potential individuals to increase their interest and skills in investing in tech startups within KRI and Iraq. The goal of this program is to increase the number of startup […]

Iraqi Central Bank may Stop Financial Dealings with Russia

By Layal Shakir, for Rudaw. Any opinions expressed are those of the author(s), and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Iraqi central bank suggests halting business, financial dealings with Russia The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) on Wednesday suggested halting business operations and financial dealings with Russia following America's far-reaching sanctions […]

IoT Kids secures Equity Investment from Earthlink

IoT-Kids, an Iraqi-based online programming learning platform for children, has successfully secured five-figure investment from the leading ISP provider in Iraq - Earthlink Telecommunications, through the Iraqi Angel Investors Network (IAIN) member, Dr. Ala'a Jasim [Alaa J Mousa]. This investment included a matching grant of 20,000 dollars from the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) […]