EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging shares rise on trade hopes, China data; Turkey's lira drops

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 - 10:27 GMT

MSCI’s index of emerging market shares rose 0.1 percent in an Easter holiday-shortened week, but pared some gains as China shares closed lower.

Shares, emerging market currencies steady after fresh mauling

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 - 09:44 GMT

Asian equities had hit one-year lows overnight as they tracked Wednesday’s global falls and Tencent results disappointed

Turkey slaps retaliatory tariff hikes on key US products

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 - 12:30 GMT

Turkey hiked Wednesday tariffs on imports of several key US products in retaliation for American sanctions against Ankara.

Turkey doubles tariffs on some U.S. imports; Turkish lira rallies

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 11:53 GMT

Ankara acted amid increased tension between the two NATO allies over Turkey’s detention of a pastor and other diplomatic issues, which have helped to send the lira tumbling to record lows against the dollar.

Stocks, emerging currencies, lick wounds as lira bounces for second day

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 11:49 GMT

The lira bounced another 5 percent, sharply extending Tuesday's gains as authorities further tightened the screws on foreigners aiming to short the currency.

Turkish lira pulls back from record low, markets rattled

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 10:48 GMT

Turkey’s lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity.

Turkey's lira crisis: How bad can it get?

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Three, four, five, six? What next?

Trump announces 'doubling' of tariffs on steel, aluminum from Turkey

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 12:20 GMT

US President Donald Trump said Friday he had doubled steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey.

Turkish lira weakens again, eyes on Washington talks

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 10:09 GMT

Turkey's lira weakened against the dollar on Wednesday, hit by concern about President Tayyip Erdogan's grip on monetary policy.

Turkish lira hits record low after U.S. reviews duty-free access

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 - 10:30 GMT

The Turkish lira plunged to a record low on Monday after the Trump administration said it was reviewing Turkey's duty-free access to the U.S. market.

FOREX-Dollar firmer ahead of Fed minutes; Turkish lira tumbles

Wed, 23 May 2018 - 02:18 GMT

The dollar index against a basket of six major peers rose 0.1 percent to 93.670.

Currencies pounce on weak dollar, rand smashes 12 barrier

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 10:48 GMT

Most emerging market currencies climbed on Wednesday, with China’s yuan and South Africa’s rand both touching more than two-year highs.

Turkish lira hits record low against US dollar

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 11:00 GMT

The Turkish lira hit record lows in value against the US dollar as investors took fright over an impending trial in the U.S. and changes to banking regulations.