31 March 2020 – Added asset- and mortgage-backed securities to collateral pool for central bank foreign exchange operations

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Type of Intervention: Financial markets and monetary policy
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey changed the Turkish lira and foreign exchange operations conducted at the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) to include asset-backed securities and mortgage-backed securities in the collateral pool.
Full details here: https://www.tcmb.gov.tr/wps/wcm/connect/EN/TCMB+EN/Main+Menu/Announcements/Press+Releases/2020/ANO2020-21