Turkish lira tumbles on economic and terror fears

Central bank warns currency speculators it is monitoring excessive market volatility.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

Turkish Central Bank Raises Rates by 50 basis points

Turkey’s central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by 50 basis points on Thursday, the first increase in nearly three years, as a surging U.S. dollar and domestic security worries batter the lira currency and stoke inflation fears. Defying Pre.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 24th, 2016

Turkey questions "junk" rating

Turkish shares tumble 4 percent while bonds and the lira also weaken sharply after ratings agency Moody's cut Turkey's sovereign rating to "junk", triggering fears of an outflow of foreign funds. Ivor Bennett reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 26th, 2016

Divided We Fall: Dow Tumbles 240 Points as TrumpCare Turmoil Feeds Growth Fears


Category: blogSource: barronsMar 21st, 2017

Morning Agenda: Mnuchin’s Global Debut, and the Goldman Connection

At a meeting of G-20 finance ministers and central bankers, Steven T. Mnuchin will try to balance President Trump’s economic platform with the fears of other countries......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMar 17th, 2017

New Zealand GDP misses, Kiwi dollar tumbles

John Stone/AP PhotoNew Zealand economic growth underwhelmed expectations in th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017

Germany Ramps Up Surveillance Powers Amid Terror Fears

A new security resolution will make it easier for private companies to install surveillance systems in public areas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 10th, 2017

Snaith: How will economy fare on Mr. Trump’s Wild Ride?

He may be the talk every day on the evening news, but just a few weeks into President Donald Trump’s administration, fears of a recession continue to decrease, the latest U.S. forecast from the Institute for Economic Competitiveness at the UCF Coll.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2017

How to win a trade war with China

With the ascent of Donald Trump, fears have risen that China and the U.S. might be headed for war. At least for now, any conflict is most likely to be economic. Ever.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 18th, 2017

United States Economic Freedom Tumbles To Historic Low

Submitted by Joseph Jankowski via, After eight years of the regulation-happy Obama administration, the United States has undergone a huge slide into the 17th most economically free countr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 15th, 2017

Trump"s EU Ambassador Says Greece Likely To "Sever Ties With Germany & Exit The Euro"

Amid a more prolonged economic doldrums than The Great Depression, Greece is heading towards its 4th bailout/deal with creditors. Adding to Grexit fears (voiced by many in and out of Greece), Ted Malloch, President Trum.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 9th, 2017

Rethink on Trump hits dollar and world stocks

Widespread protests against President Donald Trump's stringent curbs on travel to the United States have hit world stock and the dollars. As David Pollard reports, there are also fears his policies could disrupt the economic recovery Europe......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 31st, 2017

Trump Trade, Turkish lira slides | Market Minute

Trump Trade, Turkish lira slides | Market Minute.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindexJan 27th, 2017

Republic Day parade: India displays military might, cultural diversity

Republic Day parade: Amid fears of possible terror attacks, a tight security blanket was thrown around the national capital.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 26th, 2017

Fears about China"s shadow banking system are unfounded

REUTERS/Gaung Niu GN/PBFor the first time ever, the president of China was in attendance at the World Economic Forum Annual M.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2017

Turkish central bank fails to reassure

Turkey's central bank has hiked its overnight lending rate after sharp falls in the lira but left its main policy rate on hold, moves that may not be sharp enough to draw a line under concern about its independence. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 24th, 2017

Turkish Lira Crashes After Central Bank Unexpectedly Keeps Benchmark Repo Rate Unchanged

With Wall Street consensus expecting the Turkish central bank to hike its benchmark repo rate by 50bps (in two cases by as much as 75 bps and five analysts were expecting as much as a 100 bps increase) in hopes of arresting.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 24th, 2017

Turkish lira dives after central bank unexpectedly stands pat

The Turkish lira slumped against the dollar Tuesday after.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2017

Turkish lira falls 1% vs. dollar as central bank leaves benchmark rate unchanged

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2017

Crumbling Lira Pressures Turkish Retailers as Economy Slows

Turkish retails are squeezed by currency lo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 22nd, 2017

Fears of economic "race to bottom", strong dollar in Davos

The IMF projects global growth from 3.1% in 2016 to 3.4% in 2017 and 3.6% in 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 21st, 2017