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Q3 2016: Growth Turned Negative

Q3 2016: Growth Turned Negative

First, The Revision

Turkey’s official statistics office released major revisions to its national accounts data as the data was rebased such that the components are weighted to compile a real GDP statistics by chain-linking with 2009 as the base year. The office also introduced changes to the GDP calculation method are some items are now included...

September Industrial Production: Stating GDP Contraction

September Industrial Production: Stating GDP Contraction

September industrial production index was down -4.2% y/y well below the market consensus of 2.5% y/y, driving the 3-month moving average to the negative territory for the first time since the global financial crisis. Following the results analysts downgraded their 2016 GDP growth estimate to the 2.3%-2.5% from the recent 3%-3.5% as an...

Sluggish Credit Growth: A Cause for Concern?

Sluggish Credit Growth: A Cause for Concern?

The evolution of Turkey’s banking system in early 2000s was a lesson to be learned for any emerging countries, even for the developed ones. Following the 1994 crisis, Turkish financial system had come to settle in a fuzzy equilibrium with a large nominal stock of carried by a handful of banks in a...

One Chart On Turkey’s Growth Dilemma

One Chart On Turkey’s Growth Dilemma

All agents in the country excluding the government walk on eggs while making an investment decision. This is usual when the private sector influence by the added insecurities and domestic and foreign macroeconomic developments. On the other hand in a country where a housing bubble about to burst exists, this is also alarming....

Confidence Indicators Signal A Tragedy

Confidence Indicators Signal A Tragedy

After the shocking interest rate hike by Turkish Central Bank that made many people mesmerized late at night, we have seen how Turkish Lira has turned into a hit and run for traders as it reached at 2.31 per dollar after breaking below 2.17. The decision was interpreted as that Turkish Central bank...

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