Turkey Financial Markets Blogs

Big Moves In Emerging Market Currencies

The Chinese yuan has lost 1.6% against the US dollar since end-January, in line with our Asia team's long-held view that multi-year yuan appreciation was not a one-way bet. While the currency is...

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Emerging Market Currencies On The Edge

Two weeks ago in our online service, we outlined the degree to which emerging markets (EMs) remained vulnerable to rising US yields even after a significant sell-off between May and September. With...

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Turkey: Has Erdogan Overreached Himself?

Recent days have seen substantial public protests in Turkey against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been in power for more than 10 years. What began as a protest against Erdogan’s...

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Turkey’s Ascension To Investment Grade

Turkey received its first investment grade rating on Monday, November 5, from Fitch Ratings. Business Monitor International (BMI) has been saying that Turkey was on track for investment grade as far...

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