(hooly-news.com) – The Turkish Central Bank has, for the moment, interrupted the fall of its currency by tightening its monetary policy. The Turkish lira rebounded more than 3% between Thursday and Friday to $ 0.1296, but has lost more than 20% since January 1. The financial institution on Thursday raised its main key rate by 200 points to 10.25%, surprising the majority of specialists who expected the status quo. This measure also aims to fight against inflation which reached 11.77% in August.