Turkish lira sinks to an all-time low amid tensions between Washington and Ankara
|08/09/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The lira hit a record low against the dollar on Thursday.
- Talks in Washington failed to deescalate tensions between the US and Turkey that had arisen over the detention of several Americans.
- Watch the lira trade in real time here.
The Turkish lira hit an all-time low against the US dollar Thursday after diplomatic talks between Washington and Ankara appeared to break down.
The lira was down 3% versus the dollar at noon ET. It touched a record low of 5.5 against the greenback after Turkish officials returned from meetings with a delegation from the US Treasury and State Department without any resolution read more >>>