Bloomberg report: “Why the Lira’s in Trouble…

In Uncategorized on January 12, 2017 at 17:48

Bloomberg – More stories by Constantine Courcoulas – Jan 10, 9:04 AM

Thought the lira was due a breather after last year’s eye-watering losses? Think again. Turkey’s political quagmire has been exacerbated by central bank inaction and higher-than-expected inflation to make the lira the worst-performing currency

Rating agency Standard & Poor’s said on Jan. 11 that Turkey faces a serious foreign exchange rate risk after the lira currency hit a series of record lows, according to Turkey’s Bloomberg HT television station
Turkey’s embattled lira took a new pounding on Jan. 11 on foreign exchange markets as emergency measures announced by the Central Bank failed to impress markets

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary


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