Turkish lira tumbles on economic and terror fears

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

Category: topSource: ftJan 11th, 2017

How will Erdogan"s victory impact the economy?

The tight outcome of the referendum vote will likely keep pressure on the Turkish lira and the economy. CNNMoney's John Defterios examines the impact on a country that has been economically hit due to political uncertainty and terror attacks......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 17th, 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

French Police Detain Two Men Suspected of Planning Terror Attack

Two young men suspected of planning an imminent terror attack were detained in the French city of Marseille, reviving security fears just days before France’s presidential elections begin......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2017

The lira is surging after Turkey"s referendum

Yagiz Karahan/ReutersThe Turkish lira surged after a slim majority voted in favor of a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2017

Wall St opens firmer as haven buying eases

Asian equities slip while Turkish lira holds gains after referendum result.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftApr 17th, 2017

Turkish economic weakness exposed in post-referendum data

Statistics Institute figures showed unemployment rate reached 13% in three months to February.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2017

Wall St set for firmer open

Asian equities slip while Turkish lira holds gains after referendum result.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftApr 17th, 2017

Wal St set for lower open as havens attract buyers

Asian equities slip while Turkish lira holds gains after referendum result.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftApr 17th, 2017

Global economic recovery ‘broad-based and stable’

Brookings-FT index reinforces optimism although fears remain over political uncertainty.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftApr 16th, 2017

Explosion at Turkish Police Station Was Act of Terror, Authorities Say

Authorities said explosives in a tunnel causes the blast in the city of Diyarbakir, killing a police officer and two civilians......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 12th, 2017

Merkel seeks to strengthen EU’s liberal voice

Berlin fears bloc’s economic debate will shift after Brexit.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 10th, 2017

RBOB Tumbles After Lower Than Expected Gasoline Draw

After an early spike on Libya production fears and OPEC production cut extension hope, WTI and RBOB faded all day on dollar strength ahead of the API data. The trend of builds in Crude and draws in gasoline and disti.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 28th, 2017

ETF Focus: Financials extend recent weakness, but remain biggest postelection winners

The financial sector tumbles as concerns grow over President Donald Trump’s ability to pass his ambitious economic agenda after a Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare was scrapped last week......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2017

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