MeritKapital Newsletter

November 7, 2018

The Turkish lira weakened by 0.8% on Tuesday while the lira`s CPI-based real effective exchange rate rose for the first time in 9 months according to the Central Bank of…

 

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November 6, 2018

The inflation statistics issued yesterday in Turkey was a bit higher than expected, it rose above 25% in October (increase of 2.67% MoM in October). However, some analysts believe that…

 

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November 1, 2018

The Turkish Finance Minister Mr. Albayrak announced a round of tax cuts on Wednesday which would be applicable to cars, white goods, furniture etc. The lira spiked immediately after the…

 

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October 31, 2018

Today the Central Bank of Turkey will publish the Q3 inflation report. Local investors are also waiting for the central bank comments – if the bank changed its expectations or…

 

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October 30, 2018

The Turkish lira is rising for a fifth day, yesterday it gained 0.6% to 5.5611 per USD, extending an almost 10% rally this month. It touched its two-month low at…

 

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October 29, 2018

The Turkish lira strengthened by 0.75% on Friday (currently trading at 5.58 per USD), it gained the most among the EM peers after the CBRT left the rate unchanged on…