Forex Daily News

18th February 2019

Turkey: Central bank to wait until summer before starting the easing cycle – BBVA

Analysts at the Research Department at BBVA, believe that the Central  Bank of Turkey will wait to start the easing cycle after it decided on Saturday to reduced the reserve requirement ration by around 100bps. 

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“The CBRT has maintained the tightening stance after the bold rise in interest rates last September (625 bps to 24%) in order to gradually restore…

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EUR/USD finds support near 1.13, remains on track to post modest daily gains

US Dollar Index stays in the negative territory below 97.
ECB's Praet says the ECB could change guidance.
Coming up: ZEW Economic Sentiment for Germany and the eurozone.

The EUR/USD pair took advantage of the broad-based USD weakness and started the week on a positive note to extend its rebound from the 4-month low that it touched last Friday. However, the lack of…

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