Thursday 27, March 2008 by Mike Gallagher

The Iranian evolution

A leading executive of a prominent international investment bank interviewed by Banker Middle East once said that, “in a perfect world, there would be only three Middle Eastern countries that international investment banks would be interested in: Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran. All three have abundant resources of natural gas and oil, large populations of young people with an above average education and a decent infrastructure. But unfortunately, this is not a perfect world.”

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