Turkey’s central bank governor Murat Cetinkaya was dismissed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday. Photograph: Umit Bektas/Reuters

Turkish assets came under fire after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dismissed the central bank governor, fuelling concern that monetary policy will be(...)

Moves by Turkey to stymie activity in the money markets in an apparent attempt to halt short selling in the currency has added to investor concerns. Photograph: Reuters

Fears that Turkey is burning through its holdings of dollars to stem a plunge in the lira ahead of national elections at the weekend drove the currenc(...)