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Image via World Economic Forum Amid the Easter celebrations on Sunday, investors were keeping a close watch on the unfolding events from Turkey as the nation went to polls on constitutional reforms. The event marked a turning point in the history of the country. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's bid to push for constitutional reforms to give th...

2017-04-18 John Benjamin Read more
Mexican Peso

Just a week after the peso posted one of the biggest declines against the U.S. dollar, the Mexican central bank came out strongly by hiking interest rates, but it did little to help the peso as the currency continued to post declines. On Thursday, November 17, the Banco de Mexico raised the key rate by 50 basis points, bringing the benchmark in...

2016-11-23 John Benjamin Read more