Turkey

Location:
- Southeastern Europe and Southwestern Asia (that portion of Turkey west of the Bosporus is geographically part of Europe), bordering the Black Sea between Bulgaria and Georgia, and bordering the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea between Greece and Syria.

Climate:
- temperate;
- hot, dry summers with mild, wet winters;
- harsher in interior.

Natural hazards:
- severe earthquakes, especially in northern Turkey, along an arc extending from the Sea of Marmara to Lake Van.

European Union:
Candidate


Currency: Lira
Code: TRY
Since: 2005

Exchange rates at December 31st:

1 EUR = 6.0530 TRY (2018)
1 EUR = 4.5237 TRY (2017)
1 EUR = 3.7166 TRY (2016)
1 EUR = 3.1896 TRY (2015)
1 EUR = 2.8323 TRY (2014)
1 EUR = 2.9397 TRY (2013)
1 EUR = 2.3565 TRY (2012)
1 EUR = 2.4556 TRY (2011)
1 EUR = 2.0650 TRY (2010)


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Turkey: BMS to expand its ops with local counterpart

The independent re/insurance broker BMS Group Limited (BMS) said it has entered into a tied representative agreement with Turkish specialist re/insurance broker RONESANS Reasurans ve Sigorta Brokerlik A.S. (RONESANS).