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EMERGING MARKETS-Bounce in lira brings FX respite, emerging stocks hit 13-mth low

LONDON, Aug 14 A bounce in Turkey's lira from a record low hit in the previous session provided respite on Tuesday for other currencies that have been caught in the crossfire, but emerging equities hit a 13-month low after weak China data.

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Euro edges up, but threat from Turkey remains 9:49am BST

LONDON The euro recovered on Tuesday from earlier losses linked to the collapse of the Turkish lira, but investors said the exposure of European banks to Turkey would continue to hound the single currency.

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Euro edges up, but threat from Turkey remains 9:27am BST

LONDON The euro recovered on Tuesday from earlier losses linked to the collapse of the Turkish lira, but investors said the exposure of European banks to Turkey would continue to hound the single currency.

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Most Asian stocks markets near bear territory, China worst hit 8:54am BST

Most Asian stock markets are on the verge of entering bear territory as investors grapple with the escalating Sino-U.S trade dispute, a stronger dollar and most recently Turkey's economic woes.

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Daily Briefing: Markets struggle to stabilise amid Turkish crisis 8:29am BST

LONDON World markets struggled to stabilize on Tuesday as the Turkey-seeded firestorm in emerging markets continued to play out and China’s latest economic health readings all missed forecasts.

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Turkish lira pulls back from record low, markets rattled 13 Aug 2018

ISTANBUL/ANKARA Turkey's lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity, but it remained under selling pressure and its meltdown caused further unease on global markets. | Video

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Trump aide Bolton met Turkish envoy to discuss U.S. pastor -White House 13 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON White House national security adviser John Bolton met on Monday with Turkey's ambassador to the United States to discuss Turkey's detention of American pastor Andrew Brunson, the White House said.

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Wall Street dragged down by fall out from Turkey's plunging lira 13 Aug 2018

NEW YORK U.S. stocks dropped on Monday as global jitters from Turkey's plummeting currency spread to Wall Street, with the S&P 500 and the Dow falling for the fourth session in a row. | Video

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Erdogan vows action against 'economic terrorists' over lira plunge 13 Aug 2018

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused "economic terrorists" of plotting to harm Turkey by spreading false reports and said they would face the full force of the law, as authorities launched investigations of those suspected of involvement. | Video

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Turkish lira pulls back from record low, markets rattled 13 Aug 2018

ISTANBUL/ANKARA Turkey's lira pulled back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity, but it remained under selling pressure and its meltdown caused further unease on global markets. | Video

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China angered at new U.S. defence act, to assess content

BEIJING China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new U.S. defence act, saying it exaggerated antagonism and that Beijing would take a close look at aspects that beef up the role of a U.S. panel that reviews foreign investment proposals.