During today's Turkish central bank meeting, the market anticipated a rate cut between 200-300 pips.
Australian equities rally at close of trade
On Wednesday, Australian equities surged after the close because profits in the Telecoms Services, Gold and A-REITs sectors lent support to stocks.
The S&P/ASX 200 jumped 0.25% in Sydney.
On the S&P/ASX 200 the top winners were the following benchmarks: Sirtex Medical Ltd, Australian Pharma Industries Ltd and Sigma Pharmaceuticals Ltd. They inched up 45.78%, 4.17% and 4.07% respectively.
As for the key losers, they were represented by Beach Energy Ltd, Pilbara Minerals Ltd and Viva Energy Reit Ltd. They lost respectively 4.06%, 3.57% and 3.26%.
On the Sydney Stock Exchange descending equities outclassed growing stocks by 737 to 523, while 361 were intact.
Equities in Sirtex Medical Ltd tacked on to 52-week maximums, adding 45.78% being worth 27.450.
Indicating the implied volatility of S&P/ASX 200 options, the S&P/ASX 200 VIX slumped 3.54% trading at 12.363.
The currency pair AUD/USD slid 0.09% hitting 0.8076, AUD/JPY declined 0.08% reaching 87.84.
More tariffs were introduced
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We've got some positive news for the British pound and we are awaiting the release of the core retail sales for Canada at 15:30 MT.
The tweet by Iran's foreign minister increased the possibility of tensions in the region. It pushed the oil prices up.
The European trading session will be highlighted by the events for the British pound. Traders will pay special attention to the BOE meeting at 14:00 MT.