TSE opened in February 1967. During its first year of activity, only six companies were listed in TSE. Then Government bonds and certain State-baked certificate were traded in the market.

Iran Fara Bourse is a market for securities and other financial instruments. IFB is engaged in financing manufacturing and service companies by relaxing the process of listing of different securities.

IME is a commodities exchange located in Tehran, Iran. It was founded in 2006. Agricultural, industrial and petrochemical products in the spot and futures markets are traded at IME.

Energy exchange contains three different markets including physical markets, derivative markets, and secondary markets.